Book Talks

Virtual Book Talk – I is for Immigrants


When: Tuesday, October 12, 2021, 7:00 - 8:00 pm ET

Event Location: YouTube Live

Cost: Suggested Donation

Join us on YouTube Live  for a free virtual book talk with Selina Alko, author of I is for Immigrants, in conversation with history professor and author of A is for Asylum Seeker, Rachel Ida Buff. What do African dance, samosas, and Japanese gardens have in common? They are all gifts the United States received from immigrants: the vibrant, multifaceted people who share their heritage and traditions to enrich the fabric of our daily lives. I is for Immigrants is a poignant, vibrant celebration of language and immigration. 

While this program is free, you can donate to support future programming from the Tenement Museum here

When:  Tuesday, October 12;  7:00 pm – 8:00 pm ET    

Where: YouTube Live – set a reminder!

Purchase I is for Immigrants at the Tenement Museum shop!

This program will continue to be available on our Youtube channel following the LIVE screening.

Support for this program is provided by ConEdison and the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs.