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21st Century Refugees

January 5, 2022
7:00 pm


Goodrich Memorial Library
Group of refugees walking through a dry corn field

Even as more people have become unwilling migrants, international borders have hardened in the last two decades, restricting refugee resettlement and making asylum claims more difficult. Dartmouth professor Richard Wright traces recent changes in border policy and the implications for asylum seekers and refugees in the years ahead.

About Richard Wright

Richard Wright holds the Orvil E. Dryfoos Chair in Public Affairs and has been a professor of Geography at Dartmouth College since 1985. His research and teaching focuses on racial segregation in housing and labor markets, migration, and immigration.

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Joanne Pariseau
Phone:
(802) 754-6660

Venue

Goodrich Memorial Library
202 Main St
Newport, VT 05855 United States
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Website:
http://www.goodrichlibrary.org/