Urgent Issues in Ethnic Geography III

Type: Paper
Theme: Geographies of Human Rights: The Right to Benefit from Scientific Progress
Sponsor Groups: , Ethnic Geography Specialty Group, Graduate Student Affinity Group
Poster #:
Day: 4/5/2019
Start / End Time: 5:00 PM / 6:40 PM
Room: 8226, Park Tower Suites, Marriott, Lobby Level
Organizers: John Ponstingel, Yining Tan
Chairs: Eugene Tettey-Fio

Call for Submissions

Possible topics include, but are not limited to:
• Globalization, Transnationalism and Local Empowerment
• Mobilities and Migrations
• Socioeconomic Inequalities and Marginalized Populations
• Displacement and Segregation
• Racialization in the Trump Era
• The Role of Social Institutions
• Policies Impacting Ethnic Groups
• Ethnic Variances in Health in Urban, Suburban or Rural Areas
• Refugee Experiences in the US, Europe, or elsewhere
• International Ethnic Conflicts

Interested participant should send their abstracts to Yining Tan (ytan31@asu.edu), and John Ponstingel (jmp282@txstate.edu)


Organizers: Yining Tan (Arizona State University), and John Ponstingel (Texas State University)

The student representatives of the Ethnic Geography Specialty Group (EGSG) want to organize a session that explores the theoretical, empirical and methodological innovations in ethnic geography. We are especially interested in the work of students at the graduate or undergraduate level as well as faculty. Faculty members are also welcome to be discussants in this series of Urgent Issues in Ethnic Geography. Submissions from all fields and specializations that fit within the broad theme of ethnic geography are welcome.


Type Details Minutes Start Time
Presenter Yu Huang*, Beijing Normal University, Ning An, Guangzhou University, Yuejing Ge, Beijing Normal University, Reading China’s self-definition of international politics from intergovernmental conferences 20 5:00 PM
Presenter Angeline Johnson*, University of Toledo, Affluent Minority Home Ownership Patterns in the Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)… A Question of Location as a Function of Race or of Household Income? 20 5:20 PM
Presenter José Díaz-Garayúa*, California State University - Stanislaus, Brenda L Ortiz Loyola, California State University, Stanislaus, La Monoestrellada and the Display of Identity Politics in Puerto Rico: Cultural Activism and Placemaking in "78 Pueblos y 1 Bandera" 20 5:40 PM
Presenter Eri Kitada*, , Intimate Encounter of (Il)legible Subjects and Empires in a “Frontier” Space: Settler Colonialism in the Northern Luzon in the US Colonial Philippines 20 6:00 PM

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