Tag Archives: Mexico-U.S.

  1. Renée de la Torre, “Pilgrimages, Transnational Territories and Migration.”

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    October 21, 2015 by cfmsc

    You can now watch online Renée de la Torre’s presentation in our Mexican Monday cycle.

  2. The Surge: Politics, Violence, and Children in Central America and Mexico

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    September 23, 2015 by cfmsc

    The Center for Mexican Studies is a proud co-organizer of The Surge, a conference that will discuss the experiences of violence experienced by children in Central America and Mexico. The discussion be held in October 15 at 5pm in 202 Lehman Hall, Barnard College.

  3. Jean Franco: “Biseccionado. Cultural consequences of a militarized border”

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    April 17, 2014 by cfmsc

    We invite you to our next Mexican Monday on April 21st with professor emerita Jean Franco. Her talk “Biseccionado. Cultural consequences of a militarized border” focuses on the shift in Mexican culture, formerly centered in Mexico City. She will document the growing importance of culture on the border, especially in Tijuana and its focus on the drug trade and on the specificity of border culture.

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  4. “Crossing Paths: The Diversity in Mexico-U.S. Migration” by Filiz Garip

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    April 14, 2014 by cfmsc

    Click to watch video of Filiz Garip’s Mexican Monday, “Crossing Paths: The Diversity in Mexico-U.S. Migration”

    February 27, 2014

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  5. Documenting Undocumented Strategies


    March 17, 2014 by cfmsc

    A text by by Isabel Gil Everaert.

    “Did you just say that you are undocumented? Aren´t you scared that somebody is here just to get a reward for turning you in?” The assumed safety of the space I had been walking around for hours was suddenly called into question by one of the visitors of the art exhibition. That simple but profoundly important question became the guiding query of my research from that moment on. Since then, I have been exploring how “illegality” is experienced, constructed, and coped both by individuals and by larger groups.

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  6. Video: Book Presentation, “The Return of Comrade Ricardo Flores Magón” by Claudio Lomnitz

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    March 12, 2014 by cfmsc

    The Return of Comrade Ricardo Flores Magón was presented by Renato Rosaldo (NYU) and Arcadio Díaz (Princeton University) on March 7, 2014 at Book Culture.

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  7. Filiz Garip, “Crossing Paths: The Diversity in Mexico-U.S. Migration”

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    February 24, 2014 by cfmsc

    Mexicans in the United States are a diverse population. But this diversity gets lost in scholarly work and in the popular press. All too often, our attention is grabbed by how many Mexicans are entering the country each year or by how their average characteristics like education change from one year to the next. In this presentation Filiz Garipexplores the diversity in the Mexican migrant stream, which, for more than a century now, has remained stable in its presence, but changed remarkably not only in its composition and origins in Mexico, but also in its destinations and settlement patterns in the United States. The talk traces the origins of these shifts over a period of three decades, from 1970 to 2000.

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