Tag archives for immigration

2021

Chicago Blues: From Immigration to Urban Development

Author: Haozhe Zhang Program of Study: PhD in Molecular Engineering, Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering (PME) Description: Chicago Blues is a typical music style originated from Great Migration and growing with city. The style of Chicago Blues is undividable from Chicago City and its history. Exploring Chicago Blues with me, and having a new insight about this unique music...
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2019

Pilsen: The Land of Immigration

Author: Joonsuk Kang Program of Study: PhD in Statistics, Physical Sciences Division (PSD) Two years ago, I moved to the United States. As a newcomer to this land, I have been deeply interested in the histories and stories of other newcomers, or immigrants in general. One of my favorite authors is Jhumpa Lahiri, who writes fiction about Indian immigrants’...
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