Dr. Spitzer will be delivering a lecture, “No (Wo)Man’s Land: Migration, Gender, and the Making of the Entrepreneurial Subject in the Philippines and Indonesia” as part of the uOttawa Colloquium in Migration, Pluralism, and Citizenship. The lecture will take place from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM in Room FSS 5028.
Professor Spitzer will speaking about immigrant and refugee women’s health with Western University’s Women in House project. Women in House is a student-led initiative that encourages young women to become engaged in the political process.
Professor Spitzer will travel to Western University to deliver an address, “Now You See Them, Now You Don’t: Matters of Migrant Bodies and Health” at the Western Centre for Research on Migration and Ethnic Relations.
Denise will present a paper entitled, “‘ At Home, Men Were Kings’: Transnational Filipino Families in Canada Re-Negotiating Gender Roles” at the 16th National Metropolis Conference in Gatineau.
Later in the month, she will travel to Albuquerque, New Mexico to deliver a presentation, “Moving Images: Transnational Filipino Families in Canada and Participatory Visual Ethnography” at the Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.