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6 p.m. Becoming American Film & Discussion Series: Program 5
April 11, 2019 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
HELP WANTED? IMMIGRATION AND WORK
Becoming American: A Documentary Film and Discussion Series on Our Immigration Experience is a six-week public program featuring documentary film screenings and moderated discussions designed to encourage an informed discussion of immigration issues against the backdrop of our immigration history.
“Help Wanted? Immigration and Work” looks at the economic side of immigration, chronicling the essential part immigrant labor has played in building America, as well as the conflicted relationship American workers have had with immigrants.
Film excerpts from Destination America Episode 1: The Golden Door
Followed by a discussion led by Brian K. Mitchell, UA Little Rock assistant professor
March 7, 6 p.m., The Century of Immigration, UA Little Rock Downtown
March 14, 5:30 p.m., Between Two Worlds: Identity and Acculturation, CALS Williams Library
March 23, 3 p.m., Family and Community, CALS Dee Brown Library
March 26, 5:30 p.m., Promise and Prejudice, UA Little Rock Ottenheimer Library Rm 535
April 11, 6 p.m., Help Wanted? Immigration and Work, CALS Nixon Library
April 16, 7 p.m., Immigration and Popular Culture, CALS Ron Robinson Theater