HGI Symposium: "Migration and Globalization"

October 12, 2017

The second annual HGI symposium will take place on October 12, 2017. Co-hosted by President Drew Faust, the event will focus on migration and the modern world, the economic and political consequences of migration, and migration and social obligation. Moderators include Homi Bhabha, Anne F. Rothenberg Professor of the Humanities; Jennifer Hochschild, Henry LaBarre Jayne Professor of Government and Professor of African and African American Studies; and Michèle Lamont, Robert I. Goldman Professor of European Studies and Professor of Sociology and of African and African American Studies. Seating for this event is limited and an RSVP is required. Please direct questions to globalinstitute@harvard.edu.

 

AGENDA

Migration and Globalization

October 12, 2017
2:00pm – 6:00pm
Pound Hall 201, Harvard Law School

2:00pm

Welcome

President Drew Faust

2:15pm - 3:15pm

Panel 1: Migration and the Modern World

Moderator

  • Homi Bhabha, Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Panel

  • Sunil Amrith, Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
  • Diana Sorensen, Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
  • Michael Szonyi, Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
3:15pm - 3:30pm

Break

3:30pm - 4:30pm

Panel 2: Economic and Political Consequences of Migration

Moderator

  • Michèle Lamont, Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Panel

  • Melani Cammett, Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences & Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
  • Richard Freeman, Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
  • Ajantha Subramanian, Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
  • Natasha Warikoo, Harvard Graduate School of Education
4:30pm - 4:45pm

Break

4:45pm - 5:45pm

Panel 3: Migration and Social Obligation

Moderator

  • Jennifer Hochschild, Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Panel

  • Sabrineh Ardalan, Harvard Law School
  • Jacqueline Bhabha, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
  • Mary Waters, Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
5:45pm - 6:00pm

Closing Remarks

Krishna Palepu, Harvard Business School

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Reception

Pound Hall Lobby