Events

  • 2018 Feb 26

    Canada Seminar

    1:00pm to 3:00pm

    Location: 

    Bowie Vernon Room (K262), CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA

    "Everybody Loves Canada": Features and Ambiguities of the Canadian Model of Immigration

    Paul May
    Paul May is a William Lyon Mackenzie King Postdoctoral fellow at the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs. His areas of expertise are political thought, immigration, and multiculturalism. Prior to joining Harvard, he worked as a postdoctoral fellow at Queen’s University (Ontario, Canada). His latest book deals with issues related to the redefinition of liberalism by the politics of recognition. In his current research, he focuses on how requests for religious and cultural accommodation are considered and negotiated informally by politicians, leaders of associations, and citizens at the local level.