National Press Club

From Every End of This Earth

November 17, 2009

About This Video

Run time: 58 minutes

Steven Roberts talked about his book From Every End of This Earth: 13 Families and the New Lives They Made in America (Harper; October 6, 2009). In his book Steven Roberts follows the stories of 13 immigrant families. Professor Roberts talked about some of the families he included. He described the range of stories he included, how he found his subjects, and the changes in patterns of immigration.