The Gendered Organization of Migrant Domestic Work

Rhacel Salazar Parreñas, professor of sociology and gender studies at the University of Southern California, delivered the 2018 Acker-Morgen Lecture.

Parreñas’ areas of research include labor, migration, transnational feminism, economic sociology, gender and the family.

This event is sponsored by the Center for the Study of Women in Society and cosponsored by the Wayne Morse Center as part of its 2017-19 theme, Borders, Migration, and Belonging. The Acker-Morgen Memorial Lecture honors CSWS founding director Joan Acker and longtime center director Sandra Morgen, both of whom passed away in 2016.