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    BECOMING AMERICAN: AN IMMIGRATION FILM AND DISCUSSION SERIES

    • Dates: January 22, 2019
      January 29, 2019
      February 5, 2019
      February 12, 2019
      February 19, 2019
      February 26, 2019
    • Times: From: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    • Phone: (303) 449-3464
    • Location:
      Museum of Boulder at the Tebo Center 2205 Broadway
      Boulder, CO 80302
    Overview 

    Overview

    For six weeks, we will be exploring the history of immigration in the United States through documentary film and discussion. Join your neighbors to for an informed discussion of immigration issues against the backdrop of our immigration history. Sessions will be moderated by Dr. Nicholas Villanueva, professor of Ethnic Studies at the University of Colorado, Boulder.


    Each session will include one or two film screenings, followed by a group discussion. The topics for each week are:


    Tuesday, January 22 | The Century of Immigration: 1820-1924


    Tuesday, January 29 | Promise and Prejudice


    Tuesday, February 5 | Between Two Worlds: Identity and Acculturation


    Tuesday, February 12 | Help Wanted? Immigration and Work


    Tuesday, February 19 | Family and Community


    Tuesday, February 26 | Popular Culture and Immigration


    All events are free and open to the public | To attend, please RSVP online here


    Details about the program and additional resources can be found on the Becoming American website.


    Becoming American: A Documentary Film and Discussion Series on Our Immigration
    Experience is a project of City Lore in collaboration with the Immigration and Ethnic
    History Society and the International Coalition of the Sites of Conscience. The project has
    been made possible by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities:
    Exploring the Human Endeavor.”

    BECOMING AMERICAN: AN IMMIGRATION FILM AND DISCUSSION SERIES
    • 2205 Broadway
    • Boulder, CO 80302
    • to
    • Museum of Boulder at the Tebo Center