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Faculty Talk: Katrina Burgess

About the Event


Feb 16, 2022, 12:15 – 1:15pm


Aidekman Arts Center / Medford

In conjunction with Art for the Future: Artists Call and Central American Solidarities, Dr. Katrina Burgess, Director of the Henry J. Leir Institute and Associate Professor of Political Economy at Fletcher School will present a talk, Transnational Roots of Displacement in Central America, that examines how U.S. policies since the 1980s helped create the conditions that are driving Central Americans from their homes today.

Please note that event modalities are subject to change for the health and safety of our community. Guests will be required to follow Tufts University COVID guidelines that include showing proof of vaccination and wearing masks.