Eva Escapes: Contraband Touch in the Carceral Borderlands
Barbara Sostaita is an Assistant Professor of Latin American and Latino/a Studies at The University of Illinois at Chicago. A formerly undocumented immigrant, her work focuses on transnational migration, religion and the sacred, and migrant social movements. Her current book project—Sanctuary Everywhere: Fugitive Care on the Migrant Trail—is an experimental ethnography of care practices in the Sonora-Arizona borderlands. Barbara's work on sanctuary and migration has been published in public-facing magazines and she serves as the Higher Education Director for Migrant Roots Media.
Monday, October 16 at 5:00pm