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April 2, 2014: 12th Annual Freedom Network Conference, San Francisco. Hilton Financial District. "Outside in: Inspiring Change Through Collaboration" 2:45-4:30pm.

April 5, 2014:  German Historical Institute/Migration Policy Institute, Washington, DC.  "Workshop:  Migration During Economic Downturns:  From the Great Depression to the Great Recession." 

April 8, 2014:  Busboys and Poets Bookstore, "Human Trafficking and Forced Labor,"  Book Release and Panel Discussion. 14th & V Sts., NW, Washington, DC. 6:30-8pm.  Co-sponsored by Teaching for Change, Institute for Policy Studies, Solidarity Center, Human Trafficking Pro Bono Legal Center, Freedom Network and Duke University Press.

April 17, 2014: Bluestockings Bookstore, Reading and Book Signing, 172 Allen St., New York City. 7pm

April 25, 2014: Fighting Trafficking Through Rights Work:  A Roundtable Discussion of Life Interrupted.  Sponsored by Kalmanovitz Initiative for Labor and the Working Poor, Georgetown University.  Center for Contemporary Arab Studies Board Room, ICC. 3-5pm.

April 29, 2014: Muhlenberg University, Center for Ethics.  "Beyond Urban Myths and Sex Panics: Research with Survivors of Trafficking into Forced Labor," Miller Forum Moyer Hall, 7:30pm.

May 1, 2014: University of Maryland, Anthropology of the Immigrant Life Course Research Program.  1102 Woods Hall, 12:30-2pm.

May 7-8, 2014: Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London.  "Subjectivity of Coercion:  Workers' Experiences with Labor in the United States."  Workshop: Shaping the Definition of Trafficking in the Palermo Protocol. 

May 30-June 1, 2014: Left Forum. Panel discussion "Working in Fear: Deportation and Labor Exploitation in the Obama Age" with Michelle Chen (journalist with Dissent), Daniel Coates (organizer with Make the Road New York), and Abraham Paulos (Executive Director of Families for Freedom). John Jay College, New York City. 

July 23, 2014:  Workers' and Migrants' Rights: A Panel Discussion of Life Interrupted.  University Press Books, 2430 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA. 6-7:30pm.

October 8, 2014: Department of Labor, "Fighting Tracking Into Forced Labor in the United States."

October 10, 2014:  New York Law School. Closing Plenary of Human Trafficking Symposium.

October 20, 2014: Duke University, The Human Rights Center at the Kenan Institute. "Roundtable Discussion on Human Trafficking"

October 24, 2014: CUNY Graduate Center. "Life after Trafficking." Anthropology Colloquium Series. 4:15-6pm. 365 Fifth Avenue. Room C415a. New York City.