Thinking Like a State: Immigration Policy in Canada and the Making of “Difference”

A Presentation by Nandita Sharma

FB event:

FRIDAY, November 23rd
H-1267 (12th floor of the Hall Building)
A light lunch will be provided

About Nandita: Nandita Sharma is an activist scholar whose research is shaped by the social movements she is active in, including No Borders movements and those struggling for the commons. She is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Ethnic Studies and the Department of Sociology at the University of Hawai’i. Her book, Home Economics: Nationalism and the Making of ‘Migrant Workers’ in Canada (University of Toronto Press, 2006), examines the importance of nationalist renditions of home, community and society to the indenturing of hundreds of thousands of people classified as non-immigrant workers.


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