Sociologist Mary C. Waters will present “The War on Crime and the War on Immigrants: Racial and Legal Exclusion in the 21st Century United States” on Nov. 17 at noon in Barat House. Waters is the M.E. Zukerman professor of sociology at Harvard University and her research has focused on the integration of immigrants and their children; the transition to adulthood for the children of immigrants, and the measurement and meaning of racial and ethnic identity. She is the author/co-author of 11 books, including the award-winning Inheriting the City: The Children of Immigrants Come of Age. This lecture is part of the Center for Human Rights and International Justice’s “After Obama: What is the future of our ‘Nation of Immigrants’?” conversation series. RSVP requested.
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