Event: Lau Lecture: From Chinese Exclusion to the Muslim Ban: A History of Xenophobia in America by Erika Lee

Date & Time

November 28, 2017 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm

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Powell Library - East Rotunda

The UCLA Asian American Studies Center presents the 2017-2018 Stanley Kwok Lau and Dora Wong Lau Lecture in Chinese American Studies.

ERIKA LEE is Distinguished McKnight University Professor, the Rudolph J. Vecoli Chair in Immigration History, and the Director of the Immigration History Research Center at the University of Minnesota. She is the author of three award-winning books in Asian American and immigration history: At America’s Gates: Chinese Immigration During the Exclusion Era, 1881-1943; Angel Island: Immigrant Gateway to America (with Judy Yung); and The Making of Asian America: A History.

Light refreshments will be served.

Sponsored by UCLA Asian American Studies Center, the Stanley Kwok Lau and Dora Wong Lau Endowment for Chinese American Studies, UCLA Library, UCLA Department of History, UCLA Center for the Study of International Migration, and the UCLA Department of Asian American Studies.