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Pulitzer Prize-Winner Sonia Nazario to Participate in California Humanities CA 2020: Democracy and the Informed Citizen Initiative Bakersfield College Will Host “On Immigration and Journalism” Forum

For Immediate Release Media Contact: John Lightfoot 415.391.1474 ext. 314, jlightfoot@calhum.org September 14, 2018 (Oakland, CA) California Humanities presents a free public forum, On Immigration and Journalism: A Conversation with Sonia Nazario, on October 9, 2018 in partnership with Bakersfield College’s Distinguished Speaker series. Nazario won the 2003 Pulitzer Prize …

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Pulitzer Prize-Winner Sonia Nazario to Participate in California Humanities CA 2020: Democracy and the Informed Citizen Initiative San Jose State Will Host “On Immigration and Journalism” Forum

For Immediate Release Media Contact: John Lightfoot 415.391.1474 ext. 314, jlightfoot@calhum.org September 14, 2018 (Oakland, CA) California Humanities presents a free public forum, On Immigration and Journalism: A Conversation with Sonia Nazario, on October 16, 2018 at San Jose State in partnership with the Foothill-De Anza Community College District. Nazario …

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Pulitzer Prize-Winner Sonia Nazario Showcases “CA 2020: Democracy and the Informed Citizen Initiative Forums” in Bakersfield and San Jose

California Humanities presents two free public forums, On Immigration and Journalism: A Conversation with Sonia Nazario. The forums are on October 9, 2018, in partnership with Bakersfield College’s Distinguished Speaker series, and on October 16, 2018 at San Jose State, in partnership with the Foothill-De Anza Community College District. Nazario …

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Strengthening Education Through the Humanities

One of California Humanities’ three primary strategic components, developed as part of our strategic refresh in 2015/2016, is focused on deeper engagement with K-12 and higher education. This strategy ensures that California’s students have a whole child education, rich in the benefits of the humanities–history, philosophy, languages, and more— alongside …

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Sonia Nazario, Author of Enrique’s Journey, in Bakersfield Oct 9th

California Humanities presents On Immigration and Journalism: A Conversation with Sonia Nazario at Bakersfield College on October 9th. This free public forum is presented in partnership with Bakersfield College’s Distinguished Speaker Series. Nazario won the 2003 Pulitzer Prize in Feature Writing for her six-part Los Angeles Times series “Enrique’s Journey” about the …

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The Browns of California: The Family Dynasty That Transformed a State and Shaped a Nation, a new book by California Humanities partner, Miriam Pawel

Miriam Pawel

Miriam Pawel, a former grantee and current partner of California Humanities, was recently featured in the New York Times with an opinion piece about her new book, The Browns of California: The Family Dynasty That Transformed a State and Shaped a Nation. Her book outlines the history of the Brown family and the deep …

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California Humanities CA 2020: Democracy and the Informed Citizen Initiative Showcases Pulitzer Prize-Winner Sonia Nazario

California Humanities CA 2020: Democracy and the Informed Citizen Initiative Showcases Pulitzer Prize-Winner Sonia Nazario On Immigration and Journalism Forums Will Be Held in Bakersfield and San Jose For Immediate Release Media Contact: John Lightfoot 415.391.1474 ext. 314, jlightfoot@calhum.org September 4, 2018 (Oakland, CA) California Humanities presents On Immigration and …

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