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Todd Miller Lecture: Storming the Wall: Climate Change, Migration, and Homeland Security

October 23, 2017


3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

The Global Migrations Working Group invite you to a lecture by Todd Miller, author and journalist.
For the past fifteen years Todd Miller has researched, written about, and worked on immigration and border issues from both sides of the U.S. Mexico divide for organizations such as BorderLinks, Witness for Peace, and NACLA. He did the brunt of this work in Tucson, Arizona and Oaxaca, Mexico, with stints in New York City sprinkled in. Between Tucson and the Buffalo/Niagara Falls region of New York state where he grew up, he has spent the majority of his life close to the U.S. international boundary, south and north. He is the author of Border Patrol Nation (City Lights, 2014), his writings about the border have appeared in the New York Times, TomDispatch, Mother Jones, The Nation, Al Jazeera English, and Salon among other places.

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Lower level SH Stevenson Hall

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General public/Faculty/Staff/Students/Alumni

Website

huminst.uic.edu/ifth/events/working-groups/immigra . . .

Contact

lvavra@uic.edu
312-996-6352

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Lectures, Seminars and Meetings/Conferences and Workshops

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UIC Institute for the Humanities

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10-06-2017

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