Panel Discussion: Traversing Latin American Borderlands: Identity, Immigration, Integration, and Human Rights

Join our panel of distinguished scholars Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. in the Annenberg Auditorium, Snite Museum of Art for a timely discussion of ideas and issues surrounding Latin American immigration and fundamental questions of identity, integration, and human rights. In addition to giving their own presentations, the panel will respond to questions from the audience.

Participants include:

Claudia Bernardi
Artist and activist for human rights and social justice
Professor of Community Arts, Diversity Studies, and the Graduate Program
of Visual and Critical Studies, California College of the Arts

Paolo G. Carozza
Director, Kellogg Institute for International Studies
Professor of Law and Concurrent Professor of Political Science

Timothy Matovina
Co-Director, Institute for Latino Studies
Professor of Theology

Moderated by Brad S. Gregory
Director, Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Study
Dorothy G. Griffin Collegiate Chair and Professor of History

This event is co-sponsored by the Helen Kellogg Institute for International Studies, the Institute for Latino Studies, the Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Study, the Segura Arts Studio at the Notre Dame Center for Arts & Culture, and the Snite Museum of Art.

Students with interest should also attend a seminar Monday, September 12 at 4:00 pm in 200 Riley Hall on immigration, human rights, and borderlands that will be led by Claudia Bernardi. Should you plan to attend the student seminar, please contact NDIAS Associate Director, Donald Stelluto, at

Traversing Latin American Borderlands