Forced Flight: Refugees in Diaspora
Refugees are forcibly displaced from their homes for for reasons such as genocide, war, and climate change. This program explores the reasons explores their experiences, how they create new communities and what the future holds for the countries they left and their diasporas.
Joanna Newman, CEO and Secretary General, Association of Commonwealth Universities
Olivia Quintanilla, Professor of Ethnic Studies, MiraCosta College
Monica Sok, Poet and writer
Khatharya Um, Associate Dean, Social Sciences Division; Associate Professor of Ethnic Studies, UC Berkeley
Moderator: Evyn Lê Espiritu Gandhi, Assistant Professor of Asian American Studies, UCLA (Tovaangar)
UCLA strives to honor requests for reasonable accommodations. Requests can be fulfilled more effectively if notice is provided at least 10 days before the event to IAS@library.ucla.edu.
UCLA Center for Southeast Asian Studies
UCLA Center for the Study of International Migration
UCLA International Institute
UCLA LGBTQ Campus Resource Center
UCLA School of Law Williams Institute
Mobilus In Mobili (Flickr), "Cambodian American Dance"