Spring 2017 Workshop Schedule
Mondays, 12 to 2 p.m.
501D Knox Hall (see map for location)
Download workshop papers (workshop participants only*): here.
Monday, February 27
Presenter 1: Onoso Imoagene (Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of Pennsylvania)
Paper 1: Beyond Expectations: Second-Generation Nigerians in the United States and Britain
Presenter 2: Yossi Harpaz (Assistant Professor of Sociology and Anthropology, Tel-Aviv University)
Paper 2: Dual Citizenship as a Strategy of Resource Accumulation: Evidence from Serbia, Mexico and Israel
Monday, March 27 (Please note special location for this meeting – Knox Hall 208)
Presenter 1: R. L’Heureux Lewis-McCoy (Associate Professor of Sociology and Black Studies, City College of CUNY)
Paper 1: Suburban Black Lives Matter: Exploring the Other Half of Urban Education
Presenter 2: Sarah Scuzzarello (Research Fellow, University of Sussex and Visiting Scholar, Department of Sociology, Columbia University)
Paper 2: Comparing Narratives of Social Identification among Young Somalis in Two European Cities
Monday, April 24
Presenter 1: Sandra Portocarrero (Ph.D. Candidate in Sociology, Columbia University)
Paper 1: (E)valuating Each Other: Meaning-Making at Elite Universities in Lima and New York
Presenter 2: Nga Than (Ph.D. Candidate in Sociology, Graduate Center of CUNY)
Paper 2: Becoming “New Immigrants:” The Case of Vietnamese Marriage Migrants in Taiwan
*Papers are only circulated to participants of this workshop. If you are not a participant and you would like to request a paper, please contact the presenter directly. If you would like to join, please contact the workshop graduate student coordinators.