A Good Provider is One Who Leaves

Jason DeParle

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A Good Provider is One Who Leaves

Author's Book Talk

Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Time: 5:00 pm | 2121 Berkeley Way, Room 1102. (Berkeley Way West Building at Shattuck Ave.)

 Book cover of "A Good Provider is One Who Leaves," by Jason DeParle. (Image courtesy of PenguinRandomHouse.)(Image courtesy of PenguinRandomHouse.)

In his recent book, New York Times reporter Jason DeParle traces the struggles and migratory paths of one extended Filipino family over three decades, offering a warm and personalized reflection on the forces that drive immigration, assimilation, and inequality in the United States. Professor Patricia Baquedano-Lopez (Graduate School of Education) will chair a discussion with Jason DeParle, Professor Zeus Leonardo (Graduate School of Education), and Professor Cristina Mora (Department of Sociology).

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Jason DeParle is a reporter for who has written extensively about poverty and immigration. He is a two-time finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, and has received the Helen Bernstein Award from the New York City Library and the George Polk Award.

Book review · Trailer for the book

This event is co-sponsored by the Center for Latin American Studies, the  Graduate School of Education, and the School of Journalism.