Technology—the use of it, exposure to it, protection from it, and even the absence of protection from it—has direct influence on the access people do, or do not have to the full rights and benefits of citizenship. For example, advances in health care technology have long had direct implications for citizenship, with access to medical interventions in birth and death at the center of debates over the rights of the unborn and the dying.
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.
Boston Seminar on Modern American Society and Culture at the Massachusetts Historical Society
Recording of the full session, "Doing Immigration History in the Present Political Climate."
Chair: Jack Chin, University of California, Davis School of Law
Commentator: Thomas Guglielmo, George Washington University
From Research to Civic Engagement: Practical Steps for Historians and Everybody
John O’Keefe, Ohio University–Chillicothe