Upcoming Events

February 25, 2017: Film Screening: “Igual Que Tú (2016)” — Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum (Washington, DC) — 2:00 pm -4:00 pm

March 24, 2017: “Film Screening: Risers (2012)– “Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum (Washington, DC) — 2:00 pm -4:00 pm

April 29, 2017, Film Screening: “Gentrification (k)NOT (2012)”– Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum (Washington, DC) — 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

September 18 – September 22: International Metropolis Conference 2017 —World Forum The Hague (Hague, Netherlands)

Past Events

January 28, 2017:  Film Screening: “Chocolate City (2007)” — Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum (Washington, DC)

November 17, 2016: World on the Move: Lightning Talks on Human Migration and Displacement –12:15 – 1:30 PM 2016 AAA Annual Meeting (Hilton Hotel, Minneapolis, MN)

October 25, 2016: “Contemporary Conversations on Immigration in the United States,” at Busboys and Poets’ Hyattsville (Hyattsville, MD)

August 25, 2016: World on the Move Book Reading Series: Leyla J. Keough “Worker-Mothers on the Margins of Europe,” at Busboys and Poets’ Mt. Vernon Square (Washington, DC)

June 7, 2016: World on the Move Book Reading Series: Elzbieta M. Gozdziak “Trafficked Children and Adolescents in the United States: Reimagining Survivors,” at  Busboys and Poets’ Brookland (Washington, DC)

June 29 – July 4, 2016: Smithsonian Folklife Festival: Using structured scenarios, the American Anthropology Association will help visitors reflect on and embody the experience of migrants as they ask visitors to consider what mechanisms, tools, and resources they would use to cope in a new community.  (Washington, DC)