The Politics of Immigration and Citizenship: Past as Prologue


4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Place: The Graduate Center, CUNY  365 Fifth Ave. (at 34th Street),  Room 6112 (Sociology Lounge)

A Roundtable Discussion featuring five prominent scholars of U.S. immigration political and policy history.

Among the questions to be discussed: How did immigration reform become mission impossible? Has it always been this frustrating?
Questions from the audience will be welcome and encouraged.

Cybelle Fox, Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of California, Berkeley

Rebecca Hamlin, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Grinnell College

Daniel Tichenor, Philip H. Knight Professor of Social Science, University of Oregon

Rogers Smith, Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Political Science, University of Pennsylvania


Anna Law, Herbert Kurz Associate Professor in Constitutional Law and Civil Liberties, Brooklyn College, CUNY


— A reception will follow the event. —

The event is sponsored by the Immigration Seminar Series and Ph.D. Program in Sociology, CUNY Graduate Center, and the Kurz Chair of Brooklyn College


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