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October 24, 2017
Sarah Vaughn
4 - 5:30 p.m.
Wildavsky Conference Room,
2538 Channing (Inst. for the Study of Societal Issues)

Lecture by Sarah Vaughn, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, UC Berkeley

Center News

Video of Barbara Lee Event Now Available

In March 2017, Congresswoman Barbara Lee spoke at a BCSM event, "Fighting for Health Equity in 2017 and Beyond." Speaking to a packed audience of students, staff, faculty, and community members, Congresswoman Lee shared her determination to ensure everyone has access to affordable and high-quality healthcare. The video is now available at this link.  The event was covered by the Daily Californian newspaper (click here) and by the Berkeleyan (click here)

Berkeley Interdisciplinary Migration Initiative

Three of ISSI’s centers, Center for Latino Policy Research, Center for Research on Social Change, and Berkeley Center for Social Medicine, are among the founding partners of this new initiative to investigate human mobility, immigrants’ integration and the ways migration transforms societies around the world. The initiative seeks to bring together UC Berkeley faculty and students researching migration and leverage these connections for further innovation.

Featured Books

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by Charles L. Briggs and Daniel C. Hallin (Routledge, 2016)


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Edited by Shari Dworkin, Monica Gandhi, and Paige Passano (University of California Press 2016)

Edited by Jason Corburn and Lee Riley, (University Press, 2016)

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