FRIDAY NIGHT FILMS AT ROOSEVELT HOUSE

 

The Chinese Exclusion Act

Film screening followed by a discussion with the filmmakers

 

 

Friday, March 16, 2018
6:00 p.m.
Roosevelt House 

 

This film documents in fascinating detail the events leading to, causes of, consequences, and continuing impact of the only federal legislation in United States history ever to single out and name a specific race and nationality for exclusion from immigration and citizenship.

 

Film to be followed by a discussion with filmmakers Ric Burns and Li-Shin Yu and Hunter College Professor of Sociology Margaret Chin.

 

 
 
Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter College
47-49 East 65th Street (between Park and Madison Avenues)
New York City

 

 
 
 
 
  1. Attendance Selection
Friday March 16
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Rescheduled date for The Chinese Exclusion Act film at Roosevelt House.
Sold Out
This event is currently sold out.
Directory
 

Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter College
47-49 East 65th Street, New York, NY 10065
tel: 212.650.3174 | email: rhrsvp@hunter.cuny.edu