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New York, NY 10003 United States

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March 2017

Temporary People: Author Reading and Discussion

Friday, March 24, 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
20 Cooper Square, Room 471, New York, NY 10003 United States + Google Map

Presented by the Asian/Pacific/American Studies Program in the NYU Department of Social & Cultural Analysis. Cosponsored by the Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU. ​"In the United Arab Emirates, foreign nationals constitute over 80 percent of the population. Brought in to construct the towering monuments to wealth that punctuate the skylines of Abu Dhabi and Dubai, this labour force works without the rights of citizenship, endures miserable living conditions, and must eventually leave the country. Until now, the humanitarian crisis of the so-called…

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