Becoming American: Immigration and Popular Culture
- Room 104, College Hall
With scholar Dr. Emad Mirmotahari.
This film considers the ways the media and popular culture have historically taught newcomers how to "be American" and how different immigration groups' contributions have transformed culture and art in the United States.
BECOMING AMERICAN is a six-week public program featuring documentary film screenings and scholar-led discussions designed to encourage an informed discussion of immigration issues against the backdrop of our immigration history.