University Forum Lecture: African Immigrants in France and the Future of Europe


Jan. 28, 2016, 7:30pm to 8:30pm

Office/Remote Location



The College of Liberal Arts’ University Forum Lecture Series presents African Immigrants in France and the Future of Europe, a talk by Loretta E. Bass, professor, department of sociology, University of Oklahoma.

Dr. Bass will discuss the experiences of African immigrant families in France and the implications for visible minorities throughout Europe, highlighting social cohesion as a framework for understanding ISIS recruitment, the Syrian refugee crises, and the incorporation of recent migrants from Africa and the Middle East.

Admission Information

This event is free and open to the public.

Contact Information

Department of Sociology
Andrew Spivak

External Sponsor

College of Liberal Arts – Dean’s Office and co-sponsored by the Department of Sociology, Interdisciplinary Degree Programs, and its Center for Democratic Culture, UNLV.