ALLA Members’ Scholarship and Awards
Dr. Maria Elena Cruz
Cruz, Maria E. 2015. “Wixáritari: Migration and Pilgrimage In the Visible and Invisible Borders.” Accepted Manuscript for Native American and Indigenous Studies Association Journal. University of Minnesota Press.
2012 In press “Migration”, in Keywords for American Cultural Studies, Glenn Hendler and Bruce Burgett, Eds., New York: New York University Press.
2014 “The Original Dreamers,” in Vital Topics Forum on Latinos and the Immigration Debate, American Anthropologist, Vol. 116, No. 1: 1-14.
2014 “Strivers into Patients: How Public Prenatal Care may disempower future citizens,” NACLA Report on the Americas, Winter 2013.
Forthcoming Review of One out of Three: Immigrant New York In the Twenty-First Century, by Nancy Foner (2013, Columbia University Press, Journal of American Ethnic History, Summer 2014.
Honors and awards:
2014-15 Fellowship Leave, Lehman College/CUNY.
2014 Honoree, Asociación Tepeyac of New York.
Maurice Rafael Magaña
[Forthcoming] 2014 “Building Horizontal Political Cultures: Youth Activism and the Legacy of the Oaxacan Social Movement of 2006,” in Rethinking Latin American Social Movements: Radical Action from Below, Richard Stahler-Sholk, Harry E. Vanden and Marc Becker (eds.). Latin American Perspectives in the Classroom Series. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers. Peer-reviewed
2013-2014 UCLA Institute of American Cultures, Postdoctoral Fellow and Visiting Researcher in Chicano Studies.
2014 50 Best Cultural Anthropology Dissertations of 2013, anthropologyworks
Plascencia, Luis F.B.
Journal Articles (Refereed)
Plascencia, L.F.B. Accepted. “The Military Gates of Citizenship: Latino ‘Aliens and Noncitizen Nationals’ Performing Military Work in the United States,” Latino Studies.
Refereed Electronic Publications
Plascencia, L.F.B. In press. “Mexican Migration to the United States” (23 pp.), Oxford University Press Bibliographies in Anthropology.
Plascencia, L.F.B. 2014. “Employer Sanctions,” pp. 215-218. In O’Leary, Anna Ochoa, Ed., Undocumented Immigrants in the United States Today: An Encyclopedia of Their Experiences, Volume I. Santa Barbara, CA: Greenwood Press.
2014 “Guestworker and Contract Labor Policies,” pp. 304-307. In O’Leary, Anna Ochoa, Ed., Undocumented Immigrants in the United States Today: An Encyclopedia of Their Experiences, Volume 1. Santa Barbara, CA: Greenwood Press.
2014 “Racialized Labeling of Mexican-Origin Persons,” pp. 591-594. In O’Leary, Anna Ochoa, Ed., Undocumented Immigrants in the United States Today: An Encyclopedia of Their Experiences, Volume II. Santa Barbara, CA: Greenwood Press.
2014 “The ‘Undocumented’ Label,” pp. 717-720. In O’Leary, Anna Ochoa, Ed., Undocumented Immigrants in the United States Today: An Encyclopedia of Their Experiences, Volume II. Santa Barbara, CA: Greenwood Press.
Plascencia, L.F.B. 2014. Invited Book Review: Olivas, Michael. 2012. No Undocumented Child Left Behind: Plyler v. Doe and the Education of Undocumented Schoolchildren. New York: New York University Press. In Latino Studies 12(2):318-320.
- Plascencia, L.F.B. 2014. “Citizenship, Recognition, and Belonging.” American Anthropologist 116(1):4. Vital Topics Forum: On Latin@s and the Immigration Debate.
Plascencia, L.F.B. 2014. Invited by the International Conference of Labour and Social History to participate in the Work & Compulsion: Coerced Labour in Domestic, Service, Agriculture, Factory, and Sex Work conference. Linz, Austria (September 25-28). Will deliver a paper titled “State-Sanctioned Coercion: Agricultural Contract Labor Across Canada, the Caribbean, Mexico, and the United States, 1909-2013.
2014 The Migration & Citizenship Section of the American Political Science Association (APSA) selected my “Attrition Through Enforcement and the Elimination of a ‘Dangerous Class,’” as the Section’s 2013 Best Chapter Award (June).
2014 Invited by the American Council on Germany for the Study Tour on Immigration (May 17-23) in Berlin, Germany. The Study Tour involved a series of meetings with Germany federal officials, academics, and journalists.
Plascencia, L.F.B. 2014. “The Fourth Window to ‘the Border’: Producing a Mexican Zone of Surveillance and an Inherently Suspect Class,” Society for Applied Anthropology, March 18 (Albuquerque, NM).
2014 “Imagining Borders: The Political Semiotics of “the Border,” at the Intl. Conference, The Border: A New Cultural Concept/La Frontera, Una Nueva Concepción Cultural, February 20-22, 2014 (Tempe, AZ).
2015 We are the State! Barrio Activism in Venezuela’s Bolivarian Revolution. UniversityofArizonaPress.
Marie Laure Coubês, Laura Velasco, and Christian Zlolniski
2014 “Residential Settlement and Mobility in the San Quintin Valley: Methodological Reflections on an Interdisciplinary Study.”; in The Practice of Research on Migration and Mobilities, Springer Briefs in Environment, Security, Development and Peace (ESDP) Vol. 14, Migration Studies No. 1: 19-43. Liliana Rivera-Sánchez, and Fernando Lozano-Ascencio (eds).
Velasco, Laura; Christian Zlolniski, and Marie Laure Coubes.
De Jornaleros a Colonos: Residencia, Trabajo e Identidad en el Valle de San Quintín. El Colegio de la Frontera Norte (COLEF), Forthcoming 2014.