|Release Date: 11/18/2022|
|Video Roundtable||60 min.||No|
Join AILA’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Committee, Christina Leza, Associate Professor of Anthropology at Colorado College, and our fellow AILA members in a roundtable discussion about the unique history, perspectives, and experiences of indigenous people in the United States and the interplay with immigration law. Please review the optional resources listed on AILA’s eLearning page and come ready to discuss:
- Indigenous communities near the U.S.-Mexico border
- What meaning does the border have for Indigenous peoples?
- Uplifting Indigenous communities during legal representation
This roundtable is organized by the Education Subcommittee of AILA National’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee.
Also join AILA NorCal’s 12-Week Racial Equity Invitation (contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more info).
Only the presentation portion of this roundtable was recorded. The discussion portion of the roundtable is not included in this recording
This roundtable is available only to AILA members and not CLE eligible. AILA University Video Roundtables are free learning opportunities for AILA members provided via a weekly schedule of live video programming for members to come together from across the country and world to discuss hot topics and network with colleagues in the field. Video Roundtables are part of AILA University programming and each session is hosted by faculty selected for their expertise.
Antoinette Gonzalez, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee, Berkeley, CA
Elizabeth Ramirez Barragan, Santa Maria, CA
Christina Leza, Associate Professor of Anthropology, Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO