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Undocumented: The Price of Admission


Acclaimed authors Reyna Grande, Jose Antonio Vargas and Ingrid Rojas Contreras explore the unforeseen cost of the undocumented experience.


Panelists
Reyna Grande

Reyna Grande is the author of the best-selling memoir, "The Distance Between Us," where she writes about her life before and after coming from Mexico to the United States as an undocumented immigrant. The much-anticipated sequel, "A Dream Called Home," was released in fall 2018....

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Ingrid Rojas Contreras

Ingrid Rojas Contreras was born and raised in Bogotá, Colombia. Her first novel "Fruit of the Drunken Tree" is an Indie Next selection, a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers selection, and a New York Times editor's choice....

Jose Vargas

Jose Antonio Vargas is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, Emmy-nominated filmmaker and a leading voice for the human rights of immigrants. He is the founder and CEO of Define American, the nation’s leading non-profit media and culture organization that fights injustice and anti-immigrant hate through the power of storytelling....

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