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February 2019

Global Borderlands

February 13 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm PST
10383 Bunche Hall, Los Angeles, CA United States

Global Borderlands Speaker: Victoria Reyes, Assistant Professor of Sociology at UC Riverside. Wednesday, February 13, 2019 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM 10383 Bunche Hall https://international.ucla.edu/cseas/event/13621 Description: The U.S. military continues to be an overt presence in the Philippines, and a reminder of the country’s colonial past. Using Subic Bay (a former U.S. military base, now a Freeport Zone) as a case study, Victoria Reyes argues that its defining feature is its ability to elicit multiple meanings. For some, it is a symbol of imperialism and inequality, while for others,…

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