The Boston Seminar on Modern American Society and Culture is pleased to announce our 2018-2019 series, with seven sessions held monthly from September to April. Sessions are generally held on the fourth Tuesday of each month and start at 5:15 PM.
H-Citizenship promotes interdisciplinary research and intellectual exchange about citizenship within a global community of scholars; students; political, community and business leaders; and the general public.
Boston Seminar on Modern American Society and Culture at the Massachusetts Historical Society
Damien M. Sojoyner. First Strike: Educational Enclosures in Black Los Angeles. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2016. 288 pp. $27.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8166-9755-7.
Reviewed by Uriel Serrano (University of California at Santa Cruz) Published on H-Citizenship (September, 2018) Commissioned by Emily Mitchell-Eaton (Bennington College)
Gautam Bhan. In the Public’s Interest: Evictions, Citizenship, and Inequality in Contemporary Delhi. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2016. 308 pp. 29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-5010-3.
Reviewed by Aparna Parikh (Penn State) Published on H-Citizenship (August, 2018) Commissioned by Emily Mitchell-Eaton (Trinity College, International Studies Program)