City of Inmates: Conquest, Rebellion, and the Rise of Human Caging in Los Angeles, 1771–1965

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Date & Time
October 12, 2017 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Lecture

Kelly Lytle Hernández delivers a lecture on her newly released book, City of Inmates: Conquest, Rebellion, and the Rise of Human Caging in Los Angeles, 1771–1965. Hernández's work unmasks how histories of native elimination, immigrant exclusion, and black disappearance drove the rise of incarceration in Los Angeles. This event is the Latina/o Studies Program's keynote event for Latina/o Heritage Month.

Sponsored by: The Latina/o Studies Program, The Latina/o Studies Workshop, The Eisenberg Institute for Historical Studies, The Department of History, The Department of Romance Languages & Literature, The LSA Bicentennial, The Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, The Department of Afroamerican and African Studies, and The American History Workshop

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