Creating Proper Subjects: The Politics of Hmong Refugee Resettlement in the United States

Lecture Description

Refugees fleeing their homelands find themselves at the mercy of nation states to offer them safe haven. Politics influence who is considered deserving of refuge and who is not. This lecture explores the contentious process to resettle Hmong refugees from Laos following U.S. disengagement from the Vietnam War.  

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Asian American Vietnam War

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