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Watch Party: Suketu Mehta, This Land Is Our Land: An Immigrant's Manifesto

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - 6:00 PM | YouTube | free of charge | drop in

We'll gather online to catch up with and chat about this favorite recorded event, which originally took place on November 19, 2019. Just drop in to YouTube at 6:00 PM and look for the premiere. (Upcoming watch parties are listed here.)

A timely argument for why the United States and the West would benefit from accepting more immigrants.

Suketu Mehta is the author of Maximum City: Bombay Lost and Found, which was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and won the Kiriyama Prize and the Hutch Crossword Award. His work has been published in the New Yorker, the New York Times Magazine, National Geographic, Granta, Harper’s, Time, and GQ. He has won a Guggenheim Fellowship, the Whiting Writers’ Award, and an O. Henry Prize. He was born in Calcutta and lives in New York City, where he is an associate professor of journalism at New York University.