Author meets critics: 'Citizens in motion: emigration, immigration and re-migration across China's borders' by Elaine Lynn-Ee Ho

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Day: 4/7/2019
Start / End Time: 9:55 AM / 11:35 AM (Eastern Standard Time)
Room: Harding, Marriott, Mezzanine Level
Organizers: Mary Gilmartin
Chairs: Mary Gilmartin

Description

'Citizens in motion: emigration, immigration and re-migration across China's borders' is Elaine Lynn-Ee Ho's new book, published by Stanford University Press in 2018. Join us for a panel discussion of the book, which uses China as the starting point from which to consider complex patterns of migration that shape nation-building and citizenship, both in origin and destination countries. Drawing on interviews and ethnographic observations conducted in China, Canada, Singapore, and the China-Myanmar border from 2008 to 2015, the book offers an alternative approach to studying migration, migrant experience, and citizenship. This will be a lively discussion that reflects on the book's important contribution to knowledge and to future scholarship.


Agenda

Type Details Minutes
Introduction Mary Gilmartin Maynooth University 5
Discussant Caroline Faria University of Texas - Austin 15
Panelist Xiaobo Su University of Oregon 15
Discussant Ishan Ashutosh Indiana University 15
Discussant Jamie Winders Syracuse University 15
Discussant Elaine Ho National University of Singapore 20

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