Reporting on the US-Mexico Border Crisis During the Pandemic
Program of Latin American Studies, Alice Driver, writer and journalist Zoom; Zoom registration link coming soon
February 16, 2021 · 5:00 pm—6:30 pm · via Zoom
Alice Driver will share her experience reporting on the border crisis in Reynosa, Mexico during the pandemic. She traveled to Reynosa in August 2020 to interview asylum seekers about how they were navigating coronavirus and climate change. She will also discuss her border reporting collaborations with Chinese neorealist painter Liu Xiaodong and National Geographic photographer John Stanmeyer.
Moderator: Gabriela Nouzeilles (Spanish and Portuguese)
This event is free and open to the public. Registration required.