Time: 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location: 120 Elmer L. Andersen Library
Please join us for the first gathering of the Immigration History Research Center's Somali American Research Series exploring histories and contemporary issues.
In the morning, we welcome Abdi Roble and Doug Rutledge of the Somali Documentary Project.
Enjoy light refreshments at our brownbag lunch to connect U of M, local, and community researchers together.
In the afternoon, stay for a presentation by Ahmed Yusuf, author of the just-published book Somalis in Minnesota.
Monday, April 22, 2013
10:30: Abdi Roble and Doug Rutledge, Somali Documentary Project.
11:45-12:45: Fartun Abdi, Sheeko: Somali Youth Oral Histories - Brown bag lunch: meet U of M, local, and community researchers. Light refreshments provided.
1:00-2:15 - Ahmed Yusuf, author of Somalis in Minnesota.
Please register online here: http://www.eventbrite.com/event/6224251905
To request disability accommodations, please contact The Immigration History Research Center at 612-625-2387.