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Report from the the U.S./Mexico border 

Monday, April 29, 2019,5:00 pm - 6:30 pm EDT

Francesca Tosarelli, photojournalist and cinematographer will speak. The Central American caravans at the U.S./Mexico border have been at the center of the national and international news for the last few months. But what does the situation look like on the ground? Why are people fleeing Central America, directed towards the U.S.? What is the experience of their journey and border crossing like? What role can journalism play in supporting the human rights of refugees and migrants? Come join us for an evening of report-back and discussion with Francesca Tosarelli about her recent research and reporting from Tijuana.

Francesca Tosarelli is an author focused on hostile environments and gender related topics with a cross-media approach, with eight years of professional experience. Her work has appeared on Arte, Al Jazeera Arabic, teh Associated Press, the Sunday Times Magazine, The Guardian, Der Spiegel, Le Monde, El Pais and Internazionale.

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Monday, April 29, 2019,
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5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
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Ace Lounge