E.g., 10/21/2014
E.g., 10/21/2014
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
"New" Immigrant Fiction

9:30 am to 12:30 pm

Wait list only

Historians generally recognize two landmarks in US twentieth-century immigration policy: the Johnson-Reed Act of 1924, which restricted immigration from southern and eastern Europe; and the Hart-Cellar Act of 1965, which did away with national-origins quotas and opened up immigration from Asia and Latin America in unprecedented numbers.