Thursday, December 07, 2006

Provisional Conference Schedule

I now have a preliminary timeline for the 10 March 2007 First Arivaca International Conference on International Borders and Migration. I have reproduced it below. The conference will run from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm and is open to the public. It will take place at the Arivaca Community Center.

I. Introduction - J. Otto Pohl (Arivaca, AZ)

Coffee Break

II. Crossing the Borders into Fortress Europe -Richard T. Griffiths (University of Leiden)

III. Illegal Migration to the Netherlands: Causes, Consequences, Government Policies, and the Reactions of the Dutch Public - Chris Quispel (University of Leiden)

Lunch Break

IV. Undocumented Migration and Human Rights in Germany- Heide Castaneda (University of Arizona)

V. Discourses of Difference and Ideologies of Belonging: Writing Immigrants into Spain's Print Media- Maisa Taha (University of Arizona)

Coffee Break

VI. Smuggling Child Labor into the US - Greta Uehling

VII. Labor Migration from Uzbekistan to Russia and Kazakhstan - Dinora Azimova (UWED, Tashkent)

VIII. Conclusion

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