Colloquium Series: Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond
September 21, 2018; 12-1pm
Presented by the Education and Advocacy Committee
Please join us for a discussion of this powerful book about the toll of evictions of all aspects of life.
If you don’t have time to read the book, check out the following resources:
In 83 Million Eviction Records, a Sweeping and Intimate New Look at Housing in America – recent article about Matthew Desmond and his more recent work.
Millions of Americans are evicted every year — Interview of Matthew Desmond on NPR (8 minutes long):
First-Ever Evictions Database Shows: ‘We’re In the Middle Of A Housing Crisis’ – Interview with Terry Gross on Fresh Air (36 minutes long) and a quick summary of the interview highlights