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VANISHED: Latin American Internment in the US, 1942-48

Event Detail
Date: Thursday, March 21st
Time: 11:10 am-12:00 pm
Description:

During WWII, the U.S. government rounded up over 5,000 Latin Americans of German, Japanese, and Italian descent and forcibly brought them to camps in Texas and elsewhere. There, hundreds were "traded" for Axis-held U.S. nationals. How was this possible? Could it happen again? Guest Lecturer: Historian and visiting German culture and language instructor Michael Luick-Thrams. Co-sponsors: Cole Library, Spiritual Life, Int'l Life, Union Latinx, GSS & Latin American Studies

Location: Room: Hedges
Thomas Commons
Contact:
Catherine Quehl-Engel
3198954402
cquehl-engel@cornellcollege.edu

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