Conversation Project: The Space Between Us

Immigrants, Refugees, and Oregon

October 25, 2017 | 6:00 p.m. | Eastern Oregon University - Hoke Union Building Room 339

1 University Blvd, La Grande OR 97850

Global displacement is on the rise, thanks to intractable conflicts, economics, and climate change. Oregonians have and will continue to see the results of international migration in our neighborhoods. In this conversation, Manuel Padilla, who has worked with refugees in Haiti, Chad, and Washington, DC, asks participants to consider questions of uprootedness, hospitality, identity, perception, and integration and how we might build more informed, responsive, resilient, and vibrant communities. Read more.

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