Zombie Ideas and Moral Panics: Framing Immigrants as Criminals Threats

Start Date: 3/23/2017 Start Time: 4:30 PM
End Date: 3/23/2017 End Time: 6:00 PM
Event Description:

The Department of Latin American and Latina/o Studies presents:

Zombie Ideas and Moral Panics: Framing Immigrants as Criminals Threats

a lecture by

Professor Rubén Rumbaut

Rumbaut is a Distinguished Professor at the University of California-Irvine and a renowned immigration expert. Among numerous publications, he is the coauthor (with Alejandro Portes) of Immigrant America: A Portrait, and Legacies: The Story of the Immigrant Second Generation, which won the American Sociological Association’s top award for Distinguished Scholarship, and the Thomas and Znaniecki Award for best book in the immigration field.

He is also a fellow of the National Academy of Education and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

Location Information:
New Building – New Building  (View Map)
524 West 59th Street
New York, NY
Room: L.76