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Hamilton Hall Room 569

March 2019

Undesirables: Queering the History of U.S. Immigration Policy

March 25 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Julio Capo, Jr., author of Welcome to Fairyland: Queer Miami before 1940, will give a talk on the regulation of sexual and gender difference at the U.S. borders. Capo will provide a historical overview of the critical ways sexuality and gender have collided with constructions of race and ethnicity to create "desirable" and "undesirable" categories of migrants and immigrants. This talk will focus on two case studies from the Caribbean: Bahamian workers who entered Florida in the 1910s and 1920s and…

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NCGS Seminar & Workshop Series

March 31 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Maggie Reif (Graduate Students, Carolina-Duke Graduate Program in German Studies). Created Wild: Criminal Children and the Bourgeois Family in German Realism Introduction and Moderation: Priscilla Layne (UNC Chapel Hill, Department of German and Slavic Languages and Literatures) In collaboration with: UNC Chapel Hill Department of German and Slavic Languages and Literature and Duke University, Department of German Languages and Literature

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April 2019

NCGS Seminar & Workshop Series

April 14 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Mark Hornburg (Graduate Student, UNC Chapel Hill, Department of History) The Image of the Ideal German Soldier in Wehrmacht Propaganda Introduction and Moderation: Konrad H. Jarausch (UNC Chapel Hill, Department of History) In collaboration with:  UNC Chapel Hill, Duke University and NC State, Departments of History.

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