Saturday, January 28, 2012
Part 2: History of Immigration to the US and NY
Part 2 of the course readings focuses on the history of immigration to the United States with a special interest in New York City. With monikers such as "nation of immigrants" commonly used to describe the US, many of us think we know a great deal about US immigration history. However, more often than not, we are only aware of the most superficial explanations of US immigrant experience and history.