Monday, January 25, 2021

CUNY Immigration Seminar Series - Spring 2021

CUNY Immigration Seminar Series, Spring 2021
Co-sponsored by PhD Program in Sociology &
MA Program in International Migration Studies

Fridays, 3:00 to 4:30 P.M. EST on Zoom

Register online here to receive Zoom links. You can select any or all seminar sessions.
Contact: Dakota Ross-Cabrera <>

February 5, 2021
Holding Fast: Resilience and Civic Engagement Among Latino Immigrants
James McCann, Professor of Political Science, Purdue University
Michael Jones-Correa, President’s Distinguished Professor of Political Science, University of Pennsylvania
Discussant: Sofya Aptekar, Associate Professor of Urban Studies, CUNY School of Labor and Urban Studies
Co-sponsor: PhD Program in Political Science, CUNY Graduate Center

February 19, 2021
Hyper Education: Why Good Schools, Good Grades, and Good Behavior Are Not Enough
Pawan Dhingra, Professor of American Studies, Amherst College
Co-sponsors: CUNY Asian American/Asian Research Institute, Hunter College Asian American Studies Program & AANAPISI Project

March 5, 2021
Citizenship Reimagined: A New Framework for State Rights in the United States
Allan Colbern, Assistant Professor in Political Science, Arizona State University
Karthick Ramakrishnan, Professor of Public Policy and Political Science, University of California, Riverside
Discussant: Monica Varsanyi, Professor of Political Science, John Jay College & CUNY Graduate Center
Co-sponsors: PhD Program in Political Science & PhD Program in Earth and Environmental Sciences, CUNY Graduate Center

March 12, 2021
The President and Immigration Law
Adam Cox, Robert A. Kindler Professor of Law, New York University Law School
Cristina Rodríguez, Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law, Yale Law School
Moderator: Julie Suk, Professor of Sociology, Political Science, and Liberal Studies and Dean for Master’s
Programs, CUNY Graduate Center; Florence Rogatz Visiting Professor of Law, Yale Law School
Discussant: Anna Law, Associate Professor of Political Science & Herb Kurz Chair in Constitutional Rights,
Brooklyn College of CUNY
Co-sponsor: PhD Program in Political Science, CUNY Graduate Center

March 26, 2021
The Browning of the New South: Race, Immigration, and Minority Linked Fate
Jennifer Jones, Associate Professor of Sociology & Latin American/Latino Studies, University of Illinois at Chicago

April 9, 2021
Reuniting Families: Central American Minors between Separation and Family Reunification
Ernesto Castañeda, Associate Professor of Sociology, American University

April 23, 2021
Represented But Unequal: The Contingent Effect of Legal Representation in Removal Proceedings
Emily Ryo, Professor of Law and Sociology, University of Southern California Gould School of Law

April 30, 2021
Pursuing Citizenship in the Enforcement Era
Ming Hsu Chen, Associate Professor of Law, University of Colorado Law School
Co-sponsor: PhD Program in Political Science, CUNY Graduate Center


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