Friday, November 22 / 1:15 PM - 2:45 PM LaSalle 5 (Floor 7)

Session 117
Dubious Data: The Politics and Myth of Border and Migrant Policing

Chair: Elizabeth Zanoni, Old Dominion University
Discussant: David Scott Fitzgerald, University of California, San Diego

1. “Copper Skins,” Identification for Extirpation in 20th Century Texas State PrisonsGeorge Diaz, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.

2. Labor Markets and the Public Relations of Immigration ControlJohn W. Weber, Old Dominion University.

3. Classifying Black Migration: Race, Nationality, and the Early Twentieth Century U.S. Immigration BureaucracyEmily Pope-Obeda, Lehigh University.

4. Culinary Contraband: Policing Foreign Foods at U.S. AirportsElizabeth Zanoni, Old Dominion University.

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