UCI LatinX Humanities Presents:

"Central American Studies as Risks and Orientations in and Beyond Academia" 


Dr. Leisy J. Abrego 
Wednesday, May 15, 2024 
4-5:30 p.m.
HG 1010

RSVP by Friday, May 10

Dr. Leisy J. Abrego is Professor in Chicana/a and Central American Studies at UCLA. She is a law & society scholar who studies the intimate consequences of U.S. foreign and immigration policies for Central American migrants and Latinx families in the United States.

Dr. Abrego's current project examines the day-to-day lives of mixed status families after DACA. Her scholarship analyzing legal consciousness, illegality, and legal violence has garnered numerous national awards.

This event is sponsored by the Department of Chicano/Latino Studies

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