Carrie O'Connell noon, May 23
"Race and Gender in Immigrant Entrepreneurship: The Vietnamese Manicurists and Shrimpers of Texas"
MiraCosta sociology professor Thao Ha presents a discussion focused on her dissertation exploring "the socio-historical development of the Vietnamese nail salon and Vietnamese shrimping businesses in Texas. In addition, she also examines the dynamics of race, class, and gender within the communities where these ethnic niches thrive." Room 201.
- Age limit: 18+
- When: Friday, March 1, 2013, 1 p.m.
- Cost: Free