51.2 Creative Accommodation: Hispanic Immigration to Mount Pleasant, Texas, 1988-2010

What:
Student Poster
When:
11:00 AM, Friday 8 Nov 2019 (1 hour 50 minutes)
Where:
Grand Ballroom A/B
Tags:
DiversitySocial & Behavioral SciencesExperiential Learning
Discussion:
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Two great images describe a range of immigrant outcomes, the Statue of Liberty and the wilderness of smokestacks known as the “Jungle.” My poster examines the recent fate of Hispanic immigrants in a small city where a meat packing plant, as in Upton Sinclair’s novel of immigrant dysfunction, is preeminent.

Participant
Northeast Texas Community College

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