Colloquium Series: Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond

Published: September 17th, 2018

Category: Friday Colloquium, Recent News

Clinical and Health Psychology Colloquium SeriesSeptember 21, 2018; 12-1pm
Communicore C1-3

Presented by the Education and Advocacy Committee

EvictedAvailable on Amazon ($12) and at the UF Smathers Library

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 Americarecent 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