Monday, September 24, 2018,
Parker-Reed Room, Schair-Swenson-Watson Alumni Center

Roberto G. Gonzales is professor of education at Harvard Graduate School of Education. His research centers on contemporary processes of immigration and social inequality and stems from theoretical interests at the intersection of race and ethnicity, immigration, and policy. His book, Lives in Limbo: Undocumented and Coming of Age in America (University of California Press), is based on an in-depth study that followed 150 undocumented young adults in Los Angeles for twelve yearsTo date, Lives in Limbo has won five major book awards, including the Society for the Study of Social Problems C. Wright Mills Award, the American Education Research Association Outstanding Book Award, and the Law and Society Association Herbert Jacob Book Award. Sponsored by the Goldfarb Center for Public Affairs.

Contact: Sherry Berard, goldfarb@colby.edu, 207-859-5319


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