Participant Info

First Name
Erin
Last Name
Mysogland
Affiliation
Pace University
Website URL
Keywords
Immigration, Youth, Migrant Children, Activism, Migrant Detention, Policing, Chicano Studies, Borderlands, Social Movements, Border Patrol, Incarceration, Abolitionism, Human Rights
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About Me

Erin Mysogland is the Program Coordinator of the Center for Community Action and Research at Pace University where she works with undergraduates to connect academia and activism.  She has a MA/MSc in International and World History from Columbia University and the London School of Economics.  Her dissertation explored Chicano activist responses to the policing of Mexican migrant youth in 1980s San Diego.  Erin continues to research and write on themes of migration, race, and youth in US and Latin American history.

Recent Publications

“Fighting ‘Border Madness,’ from 1980s Chicano Activism to the Abolish ICE Movement,” December 11, 2019, NACLA, https://nacla.org/news/2019/12/11/chicano-activism-abolish-ICE.

Media Coverage
Country Focus
United States
Expertise by Geography
Caribbean, Central America, Latin America, United States
Expertise by Chronology
20th century
Expertise by Topic
Children & Youth, Gender, Human Rights, Local & Regional, Migration & Immigration, Race