Mini-Conference | Immigration, Migration, Memory, and Public History
- Saturday, October 10, 2015 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
- Taylor-Murphy History Building
Presenters working in several disciplines from Texas, the United States, and Benin address immigration, migration, memory, and public history. Includes featured talks by historian Yolanda Chavez Leyva (UTEP) on "Traspasando Fronteras con Museo Urbano: Engaging Immigrant Communities in a Transnational Narrative," and Yadira Perez Hazel (Manhattan CC-CUNY) on "When History Meets Humanity: Oral History and the New Exhibits at the Lower East Side Tenement Museum, NYC." Doors open at 8 a.m. for coffee breakfast, sessions begin at 9 a.m.
- Public History Program, Department of History, with support from the National Council on Public History, College of Liberal Arts, Common Experience, and the Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
- Common Experience
- Academic, Conference
- Faculty, General Interest, Graduate Students, Staff, Undergraduate Students