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U.S. Immigration and Refugee Policy: Donald Trump in Historical Perspective

When:
May 22, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
2017-05-22T18:00:00+02:00
2017-05-22T20:00:00+02:00
Where:
GWZ Room 4.415
Beethovenstraße 15
04107 Leipzig
Germany

Please join us for a public roundtable discussion on the trump administration‘s immigration policy in historical perspective with 19th century immigrant and labor history expert, Prof. Dorothee Schneider.

Prof. Schneider has taught Modern U.S. History at the University of Illinois for over twenty years. A specialist in U.S. Immigration History and Immigration Policy as well as Labor History, she has published numerous articles and three books in this field. Her latest book, “Crossing Borders: Migration and Citizenship in the Twentieth Century United States” (Harvard UP) was published in 2011. She has taught and lectured in her field at numerous universities in Germany, France and in China.

The event is free and open to the public.

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