“No Man’s Land: Jamaican Guestworkers, Deportable Labor and the New Jim Crow,” keynote address by Dr. Cindy Hahamovitch
Friday, February 14th, 2014
Kendall Cram Lecture Hall, Lavin-Bernick Center
The Class of ’38 Professor of History at the College of William & Mary, Cindy Hahamovitch writes about the history of international migrant labor. She is the author of The Fruits of Their Labor: Atlantic Coast Farmworkers and the Making of Migrant Poverty, 1870-1945 (UNC Press, 1997) and the triple prize-winning, No Man’s Land: Jamaican Guestworkers in America and the Global History of Deportable Labor (Princeton University Press). A former Fulbright Fellow, she is currently the John E. Sawyer Fellow at the National Humanities Center, where she is working on the history of human trafficking.