McSpadden presents at CASCA/AES conference in Vancouver

May 13 to May 16, 2009

Lucia Ann McSpadden, PSR's international student support coordinator, will present a paper entitled "Negotiating Masculinity in the Reconstruction of Social Space and Belonging: Ethiopian and Eritrean Refugees in the United States and Sweden" at the 2009 Canadian Anthropology Society(CASCA) and American Ethnological Society(AES) joint conference to be held May 13-16 at the University of British Columbia-Vancouver. The conference theme will be "Transnational Anthropologies: Convergences and Divergences in Globalized Disciplinary Networks," and McSpadden will present during the session entitled "Transnational Masculinities in the New Contact Zones of Empire."