Transfronteriza/os: Transborder Citizenships

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Haines Hall Dept Room - - Chicano Studies Res Ctr Library Rm 144

Panel

See below for additional information.

Admission

Free and open to the public.

Contact

Chicano Studies Research Center
(310) 825-2363
csrcinfo@chicano.ucla.edu

Additional Information

This panel reunites emerging scholars and experts specializing in U.S.-Mexico transborder citizenships and experiences.

Through cutting-edge ethnographies, surveys and theoretical papers, this panel raises recognition, respect, and dignity of transfronteriza/os, or, transborder citizens and families who travel routinely across U.S. and Mexican borders and live on both sides of the geopolitical divide.

Join us and learn more about what is means to live, learn, leisure, and labor in between the U.S.-Mexico borderlands.

Panelists:

  • Estefanía Castañeda, doctoral student, UCLA, Political Science
  • Kendy Rivera Cárdenas, doctoral candidate, UCLA, Chicana/o Studies
  • Vannessa Falcón, doctoral candidate, SDSU/ CGU, Education
  • Guzy Guerrero, doctoral candidate, Universidad Iberoamericana, Education

Moderator: Dr. Heidy Sarabia, CSU Sacramento, Sociology