AWARD-WINNING IMMIGRATION HISTORIAN AND UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA REGENTS PROFESSOR
In conversation with journalist Tom Weber
Erika Lee is a Regents Professor of History and Asian American Studies and the Rudolph J. Vecoli Chair in Immigration History at the University of Minnesota. Recently awarded an Andrew Carnegie Fellowship and named Incoming Vice President of the Organization of American Historians, she is the author of three award-winning books as well as just-published America for Americans: A History of Xenophobia in the United States. Called “unflinching and powerful” by Carol Anderson (author of White Rage) and “essential reading” by Ibram X. Kendi (author of How to Be an Antiracist), America for Americans has already received a Kirkus Star and named to best books lists by Time, USA Today, and Ms. Magazine.
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