Join us for an afternoon presentation from Joshua K. Salyers, University of Arizona, "Potsherds of Poverty: A Material History of Poverty and Migration to Mexico City in the Mid-Twentieth Century".
Time: 1:30 p.m. on August 8th
Place: Lyceum at the Center of Southwest Studies
Joshua Salyers will share his approach for his dissertation research on the material history of the poor and migration of families into Mexico City during the middle decades of the twentieth century. Mr. Salyers is a doctoral student in the Department of History at the University of Arizona and is currently working with the Center of Southwest Studies archives personnel to improve researchers’ access to the oral history collections held by the Center. He will return to his research in Mexico City later in the coming academic year.