DJCLPP Symposium: Perspectives on Migration, Governance, and Citizenship

January 5, 2013Duke Law News

Thursday–Friday, January 10–11, 2013 Duke Law School
Hosted by the Duke Journal of Constitutional Law and Public Policy, the Kenan Institute for Ethics, and the Program in Public Law

This symposium develops an in-depth discussion on the most appropriate communities, institutions, and constitutional frameworks needed to regulate migration policy. The symposium explores the relationship between local, national, and international levels of government and policy-making bodies that are attempting to address the challenges of migration flows, immigration regulation and enforcement, and ideas of citizenship and national belonging.

Symposium Agenda

Thursday, January 10
4:30 p.m. State and Local Immigration Enforcement under INA 287(g) Agreements (small session)
Goodson Law Library
Author: Matthew Smith, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton
Participants: Joseph Blocher, Duke Law School
Margaret Hu, Duke Law School
Juliet Stumpf, Lewis and Clark Law School

7:00 p.m. Dinner
Parizade Restaurant

Friday, January 11
8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast

8:30 a.m. Introductory Remarks
Law School, Room 3043
Noah Pickus, Kenan Institute for Ethics, Duke University

8:45 a.m. The Political Theory of Immigration Policy
Law School, Room 3043
Author: Elizabeth Cohen, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University
Moderator: Margaret Hu, Duke Law School
Participants: Stephen Lee, University of California, Irvine School of Law
Sanford Levinson, University of Texas School of Law
Juliet Stumpf, Lewis and Clark Law School

10:15 a.m. Break

10:30 a.m. Separation of Powers and Federalism in the Immigration Context
Law School, Room 3043
Author: David Rubenstein, Washburn University School of Law
Moderator: Ernest Young, Duke Law School
Participants: David Martin, University of Virginia School of Law
Hiroshi Motomura, UCLA School of Law
Neil Siegel, Program in Public Law, Duke Law School

12:00 p.m. Lunch and Keynote Address: The Forgotten Equality Norm in Immigration Preemption
Law School, Burdman Lounge, Room 3000
Lucas Guttentag, Yale Law School

1:15 p.m. International Approaches Compared: Central-Level Control over Immigration in the European Union
Law School, Room 3043
Author: Erin Delaney, Northwestern University School of Law
Moderator: Suzanne Shanahan, Kenan Institute for Ethics, Duke University
Participants: Joseph Blocher, Duke Law School
Catherine Kim, UNC School of Law
Ralf Michaels, Duke Law School

2:45 p.m. Break

3:00 p.m. Closing Remarks
Law School, Room 3043
Noah Pickus, Kenan Institute for Ethics, Duke University