Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 9:30am to 5:00pm
Bowen-Thompson Student Union, 228 (Multipurpose Room)
Bowen-Thompson Student Union 1001 E Wooster St , Bowling Green, OH 43402
"Living in the Shadows: Undocumented Lives and Labor"
Immigrant Ohio 2018 looks at the lives and labor of undocumented immigrants in Ohio and the United States.
The event is free and open to the public.
The agenda for the one-day symposium on Tuesday, November 13 in 228 Bowen-Thompson Student Union follows:
9:00-9:30 a.m. Meet and Greet
Opening remarks Professor Susana Peña, Director School of Cultural and Critical Studies
Session I 9:30-10:45 a.m.
Migrant Workers in Ohio: A Brief History
Session II 10:45 a.m. -12:00 p.m.
Ohio's Economy and Migrant Workers
Session III 1:00-2:00 p.m.
After the ICE Raids: Community Perspectives
Session IV 2:00-3:00 p.m.
After the ICE Raids: Legal Perspectives
Session V 3:00-4:00 p.m.
Local and National Perspectives
Session VI 4:00 p.m.
Dispatches from the Desert and the Immigrant Equation
Migrant Quilt Project: History and Practice
Lost Dreams, Lost Hopes, Lost Loves, Lost Lives
The opening of Quilt Exhibition, Migrant Quilt Project, Tucson, AZ
Ray and Pat Browne Popular Culture Library and Center for Archival Collection, 4th & 5th floors, Jerome Library
The Migrant Quilt Project will be on display Nov. 13-Dec. 7 in the Ray and Pat Browne Popular Culture Library and the Center for Archival Collections.
Sponsors of the event include the Stoddard O'Neill Fund, School of Cultural and Critical Studies, College of Arts and Sciences, Jerome Library, Family and Consumer Sciences, AAUW, World Languages and Cultures.