April 16, 2018

Prof. Reece Jones argues that deaths around the world caused by crossing borders are part of a long history of states using movement restrictions to protect privileges and to contain the poor.

Over 40,000 people died trying to cross a border in the past decade around the world. Reece Jones, University of Hawaii, argues these deaths are part of a long history of states using movement restrictions to protect privileges and to contain the poor. This program is sponsored by the Clarke Forum for Contemporary Issues and co-sponsored by the Middle East Studies Program, the departments of international studies and sociology, and the Security Studies Certificate Program. It is also part of the Clarke Forum’s semester theme, Citizen/Refugee. For more information, visit the website or call 717-245-1875.

Further information

  • Location: Stern Center, Great Room
  • Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm Calendar Icon
  • Cost: Free