Corinne Goria on Immigrants and the Right to Rest

When
Fri Jan 5
Where
The Contemporary Jewish Museum
Time
12:30 PM
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Immigration lawyer and Voice of Witness editor Corinne Goria discusses immigrant rights issues, especially concerning labor laws and the right to rest.
Corinne Goria is the editor of Invisible Hands: Voices from the Global Economy (Voice of Witness) and Assistant Editor of Underground America: Narratives of Undocumented Lives (McSweeney's 2008), a collection of oral histories from undocumented immigrants in the United States that has been featured in The Guardian, on NPR, and in other news outlets. She lives in San Diego, California with her husband and two sons.


THE REST OF US: DISCUSSIONS ON SOCIAL JUSTICE
Inspired by Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational, this series of gallery chats looks at labor and rest, our right to rest, and the long legal battles that entitled workers to an 8-hour day and weekend. 

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  1. The Contemporary Jewish Museum 736 Mission St, San Francisco, CA