José Antonio Vargas
Democracy in the Eyes of an Undocumented Citizen
About José Antonio Vargas
José Antonio Vargas is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist. In 2011, The New York Times Magazine published a groundbreaking essay he wrote in which he revealed and chronicled his life in America as an undocumented immigrant. He is the author of the best-selling memoir, Dear America: Notes of an Undocumented Citizen and will speak at the Forum about democracy, belonging, and what citizenship really means.
Other Speakers on Related Topics
- Os Guinness: The Case for Civility: Living Up to Our American Ideals
- Jim Wallis: America’s Original Sin: Racism and White Privilege
- Jim Wallis: Rediscovering Values: A Moral Compass for the New Economy
- Reza Aslan: Faith and Politics in the Muslim World
- Jan Egeland: From the Frontlines of Humanity: Global Crises and Conflicts
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