In addition to a continuation of ongoing Comparative Politics, Political Theory, and International Relations presentations after the winter break — Race, Ethnicity, and Politics (REP) workshops begin in late January, and continue through May.
First up for REP will be Monica Varsanyi, John Jay College of Criminal Justice (City Univ. of NY), presenting the timely subject: “Who Draws the Boundaries of Belonging? Immigration Policies in New Mexico and Arizona” on Thursday, Jan. 22 at noon. Prof. Varsanyi is the editor of Taking Local Control: Immigration Policy Activism in U.S. Cities and States (Stanford Univ. Press, 2010).
American Politics subfield workshops also ramp up again next month, beginning January 26 with Jessica Trounstine of UC Merced, author of Political Monopolies in American Cities: The Rise and Fall of Bosses and Reformers (Univ. of Chicago Press, 2008)
Full details of scheduled events, as they are calendared, are or will be available here.