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From the Web: Eric Tang, Cambodian Refugees in the NYC Hyperghetto

Interview with Eric Tang on Progess, the OAH blog for American history, about his new book Unsettled: Cambodian Refugees in the NYC Hyberghetto (Temple University Press, 2015). This work, derived from Tang's experiences as a community organizer, highlights the experiences of Cambodian refugees and their struggles with "derelict housing, unrelenting poverty, and an abusive welfare state." On the matter of integrating activism with academic scholarship, Tang offers the following thoughts: 



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Tobler on Farrelly, 'Anti-Catholicism in America, 1620-1860'

Maura Jane Farrelly. Anti-Catholicism in America, 1620-1860. Cambridge Essential Histories Series. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 222 pp. $24.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-316-61636-9.

Reviewed by Ryan Tobler (Harvard University) Published on H-Early-America (August, 2018) Commissioned by Joshua J. Jeffers (California State University-Dominguez Hills)