The Mellon Initiative in Comparative Border Studies presents
Humanizando la Deportación/Humanizing Deportation:
A Digital Storytelling Project
Tuesday, November 14, 3:30-5:30 pm
Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem Museum
Tina oversees storytelling projects for CIVIC (Community Initiatives for Visiting Immigrants in Confinement)
Darinka is the founder and director of Fundación Gaia – Acciones que nos guían al cambio of Tijuana
Our program will feature a screening of several of the 40 videos that the Humanizando la Deportación project team has produced to date (http://humanizandoladeportaci
on.ucdavis.edu/en/), along with a discussion of the project’s goals and methods, as well as the challenges the research team has faced.
In addition, on hand to offer insights and answer questions, the entire Humanizando la Deportación research team, including Principal Investigators Robert McKee Irwin (UC Davis) and Guillermo Alonso Meneses (El Colegio de la Frontera Norte – COLEF), and faculty and graduate students from UC Davis, COLEF, UC Berkeley, Universidad Autónoma de Chihuahua and Free University of Berlin.