Fall 2014 Workshops

The workshop schedule for the Fall 2014 semester follows below. All interdisciplinary workshop meetings take place in Barrows 420 from 12:00 - 1:30pm, unless otherwise specified.

September 5, 2014
Presenter 1: Mayra Feddersen
Discussant 1: Sun Kim
Title: A Cultural Understanding of Incorporation

September 19, 2014
Presenter 1: Dani Carrillo
Discussant 1: Nihad El-Kayad
Title: Serving Low-Income Immigrants: A Suburban/Urban Comparison

Presenter 2: Brendan Shanahan
Discussant 2: Giulia Fabini
Title: Creating the Modern Citizen: Immigrants and the Evolving Rights of American Citizenship, 1882-1971

October 10, 2014
Presenter 1: Christian Phillips
Discussant 1: Esther Cho
Title: Double binds and triple threats: Race, Gender and Immigration in American Politics

Presenter 2: Casey Homan
Discussant 2: Sara Pavan
Title: Religious switching among immigrants to the United States

October 24, 2014
Presenter 1: Ali Chaudhary
Discussant 1: Dani Carrillo
Title: Stigma, Coercive Isomorphism and the Pakistani Non-Profit Sector in London, Toronto and New York City

Presenter 2: Giulia Fabini
Discussant 2: Yasemin Akis (Vasanthi Venkatesh)
Title: The factory of enemies. Police, judges, and undocumented immigrants in Italy

November 7, 2014
Presenter 1: Nihad El-Kayed
Discussant 1: Christian Phillips
Title: Diverging Infrastructures – The Importance of Space for Political Participation of Turkish Immigrants in Berlin

Presenter 2: Robin Savinar
Discussant 2:
Title: NSF DDRI Proposal - Skill Migrants

November 21, 2014
Presenter 1: Sun Kim
Discussant 1: Brendan Shanahan

Presenter 2: Vasanthi Venkatesh
Discussant 2: Robin Savinar
Title: NSF Proposal- Legal mobilization by temporary foreign workers

December 12, 2014
2nd Annual Berkeley-Stanford Immigration Conference



Immigration Workshop - Berkeley, CA 94720