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Date & Time
May 21, 2015 -
11:45am to 1:00pm
Clayman Institute
589 Capistrano Way
94305 Stanford , CA
California US

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Faculty Fellows' Lunch Featuring Ana Minian


Ana Minian: "Gendering Space in Mexican Migratory Communities"

Professor Ana Minian's talk explores the gendered use of space in Mexican migrant communities. It argues that examining the movement of women and queer people as well as their preference to remain in their home country reveals as much about the forces behind transnational migration as the border crossings of migrants themselves.

Ana Minian is Assistant Professor of History and Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity.

Join us for lunch and discussion.

Clayman Faculty Affiliates are welcome to attend the lunch seminars.  All Stanford academics are eligible to become Clayman Institute Faculty Affiliates. Please RSVP to Wendy Skidmore (wskid@stanford.edu) if you wish to attend.


  • Ana Minian
    • Assistant Professor of History and Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity
    • Faculty Research Fellow, 2014-15
    Professor Ana Minian’s current book project explores the late-twentieth-century history of Mexican undocumented migration to the United States, the growth of migrant communities, and bi-national efforts to regulate the border. It uses over two hundred oral history interviews, government archives, migrant correspondence, privately held organizational records and personal collections, pamphlets and unpublished ephemera,...