Enrique’s Journey and America's Immigration Dilemma

Sonia Nazario

August 29, 2013

Event Description

Mexican and Central American migrants, once predominately men, are now mostly women and children. Nazario will discuss the three months she spent atop freight trains traveling through Mexico to chronicle the story of one young migrant, Enrique, and how her experiences changed her views on immigration.


Sonia Nazario is the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Enrique’s Journey and has been named among the most influential Latinos in the U.S.