• Urban Studies Annual Lecture: Andrew Sandoval-Strausz on How Latino Immigrants Saved the American City

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    Name: Urban Studies Annual Lecture: Andrew Sandoval-Strausz on How Latino Immigrants Saved the American City
    Date: February 27, 2020
    Time: 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM EST
    Event Description:
    On Thursday, February 27, Andrew Sandoval-Strausz of Penn State University will present research from his published book Barrio America: How Latino Immigrants Saved the American City. The program will begin at 4:30 p.m. in room 5B of Kelly Commons. Sandoval-Strausz presents the compelling history of how Latino immigrants revitalized the nation’s cities after decades of disinvestment and white flight. Focusing on two barrios: Chicago’s Little Village and Dallas’s Oak Cliff, Sandoval-Strausz, shows through descriptive oral histories and detailed statistics how the great Latino migrations transformed cities making them dynamic, stable and safe.
    Location:
    Kelly Student Commons 3900 Waldo Ave The Bronx, NY 10463
    Date/Time Information:
    Thursday, February 27th at 4:30pm
    Contact Information:
    Peter McHugh
    Fees/Admission:
    Free & Open to the Public
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