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Juan González Talk and Book Signing at the University of Maryland

College Park, MD

September 30, 2017 | Saturday | 5:00 pm

University of Maryland

Adele Stamp Student Union
3972 Campus Dr
College Park, MD 20742 ( see map )
The University of Maryland’s Department of Anthropology is hosting a conference on the “Latino Diaspora and the Great Central American Migration.” The conference will include a 5 p.m. screening of the “Harvest of Empire” film by Democracy Now!’s Juan González followed by a public talk on his new book RECLAIMING GOTHAM: Bill de Blasio and the Movement to End America’s Tale of Two Cities. Juan will sign books after the talk.

Juan González

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Juan González has been a professional journalist for more than 40 years and was a staff columnist at the New York Daily News from 1987 to 2016. He is a two-time recipient of the George Polk Award for commentary (1998 and 2010) and was inducted into the Deadline Club’s New York Journalism Hall of Fame in 2015. A professor of Journalism and Media...