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"Debating Immigration and Agricultural Guestworker Programs in the United States and Canada"

Wednesday, September 25, 2019
12:00pm – 1:30pm

Storrs Campus
Ryan Building, 2nd Floor

Join us Wednesday 25 September 2019, 12:00-1:30PM, Ryan Building El Instituto Conference Room for our Fall Tertulia Lunch Lecture Series with Dr. Leigh Binford.

Leigh Binford retired in 2018 from the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at the College of Staten Island, where he was a professor and served as department chair. Before that, Binford worked at Mexico’s Autonomous University of Puebla and the University of Connecticut. He is a UConn PhD and he has carried out fieldwork in highland and lowland Mexico and highland El Salvador, focusing on rural social economies, peasantries, international migration, human rights, civil war and post-war reconstruction.

Lunch will be served.


Alexandros Valiantis, 860-486-3997,

el Instituto (primary), CLAS Undergraduate Students, UConn Master Calendar

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