Double-Crossings: A Conversation from Both Sides of the Border

This event is part of the Co-Sponsorships Program: Double-Crossings: A Conversation from Both Sides of the Border.
Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Location: 
Iowa City Public Library
Room A
123 S. Linn St.
Iowa City, IA 52245
Immigrant backpacks exhibit

In this conversation, faculty of the Department of Spanish and Portuguese—Horacio Castellanos Moya, Mercedes Niño Murcia, and Ariana Ruiz—will discuss the effects of a "language of criminality" on the treatment and perceptions of Central American immigrants and the Latino/a/x population from multiple border standpoints. 

Free and open to the public. 

Hosted by the UI Department of Spanish and Portuguese with support from the Obermann Center for Advanced Studies.