- Date posted: April 16, 2015
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In this talk, Professor Montoya examines the history of the U.S.-Mexican border, and its role in shaping the national memory and identity of both countries.
Something Old and Something New: The Not So Recent Phenomenon of Unaccompanied Latin American Minor Migration
- Date posted: April 14, 2015
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In this presentation, Isabel Martinez focuses on child migration from Central America to the United States; those who are not detected, as well as those apprehended by authorities.
- Date posted: April 13, 2015
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In this lecture, Professor Saldaña-Portillo addresses the multiple ways in which NAFTA has affected the price of labor, increased narco-terrorism, and facilitated the transfer of drugs from Latin America to the United States
- Date posted: April 8, 2015
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In this lecture Professor Flores traces the peaks and valleys of undocumented immigration, as well as the political and economic aspects of the influxes.
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In this lecture, Lisandro Perez unpacks the long, distinct, and prolific history of Cuban Americans and their history’s close correlation with foreign as well as domestic policy.
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In this lecture, Professor Ramona Hernández closely examines both the statistics and the demographics of the increasing Dominican presence in the United States.
- Date posted: January 30, 2015
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In this talk, Professor Hernandez interprets texts from Puerto Rican educator and sociologist Eugenio María de Hostos as well as the Cuban poet and scholar José Martí.
- Date posted: November 18, 2014
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Andrés Reséndez expands the traditional conception of America's colonial past and paints a richer, more historically accurate picture of the Europeans who settled in the New World.
- Date posted: October 8, 2014
- Download Podcast | 58min 21sec | 84.04 MB
In this panel discussion, Pablo Mitchell, Virginia Sánchez Korrol, and Andrés Reséndez deliberate on ways to incorporate Latino/a histories into Anglo American history, often portrayed as distinct narratives.
- Date posted: January 20, 2012
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Historian Vincent DiGirolamo discusses the historiography of early 20th-century immigration through Ellis Island.
- Date posted: September 9, 2011
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As part of the 100th anniversary remembrance of the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire, historian Mae Ngai explores the relationship between organized labor and immigration policies.
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As part of the 100th anniversary remembrance of the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire, political scientist Janice Fine contrasts the situation of immigrant workers at the time of the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire and today.
- Date posted: March 11, 2011
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In this Now and Then podcast, Andrea Ades Vásquez and Pennee Bender interview Lisandro Pérez, professor of Latina/Latino Studies at John Jay College about Cuban immigrants in nineteenth-century New York City.
- Date posted: February 25, 2011
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Historian Carol Groneman, whose dissertation grounds the scholarship of ASHP's documentary "The Five Points: New York's Irish Working Class in the 1850s," looks at what happened when immigrants of the Irish famine came to the United States (1845-1855)
- Date posted: February 10, 2011
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In this three-part video podcast, ASHP/CML's Donna Thompson Ray shares the benefit of her area of expertise with New York City Department of Education teachers in a discussion about the work of artist Jacob Lawrence.
- Date posted: January 18, 2011
- Download Podcast | 29min 41sec | 42.81 MB
Historian Fritz Umbach and Anthropologist Kojo Dei (John Jay College, CUNY) put the history of the transatlantic slave trade into a long and complex global context.
- Date posted: November 2, 2009
- Download Podcast | 32min 04sec | 46.25 MB
Carlos Sanabria (Hostos Community College, CUNY) discusses Hispanic migration to the U.S. in the post-World War Two era.
- Date posted: July 28, 2009
- Download Podcast | 22min 48sec | 32.91 MB
Nancy Hewitt (Rutgers University) puts women at the center of Progressive era reform movements.
- Date posted: May 6, 2009
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Kevin Kenny (Boston College) discusses the impact of Irish immigration and the nature of prejudice in mid-nineteenth century America.
- Date posted: January 5, 2009
- Download Podcast | 14min 55sec | 17.98 MB
In this talk to New York City schoolteachers, historian Matthew Jacobson challenges conventional notions about America's immigrant past.