Institute for the Study of Culture & Society


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ICS Latin American and Latino/a Studies Cluster - Fifth Annual Latin American and Latino/a Studies Student Research Conference

April 13, 2015

Keynote Address: "Looking at La Frontera/The Border"
David Maung

David Maung is a North American photojournalist who has lived and worked in the Tijuana, Mexico, region since 1996. Through the course of his work and travels he has developed a keen and intimate understanding of the complex and chaotic dynamics that define the U.S.-Mexico border.

Click here for the conference Call for Papers.