Meet Julissa Arce: Author of My (Underground) American Dream

September 17, 2016 all-day America/New York Timezone

Meet Julissa Arce: Author of

My (Underground) American Dream

Saturday, September 17

38e44400-adfc-43fb-bafe-f43adfba8e67For an undocumented immigrant, what is the true cost of the American dream? Julissa Arce’s memoir tells the story of how she learned she was an undocumented immigrant on the day of her quinceañera, before conquering the corporate ladder at Goldman Sachs.

Join Julissa at Queens Library for a discussion of her memoir, as well as her experience of being a woman on male-dominated Wall Street, the stigma of being undocumented, and navigating a multicultural identity in America. The discussion will be moderated byAssemblymember Francisco Moya of the 39th Assembly District.

After the discussion, Julissa will take part in a Q&A session, followed by a book signing.

Register here…

This program is available in English (at 2pm) and Spanish (at 3:15pm). Free tickets are available for both sessions!

English Program: 2:00 pm

Spanish Program: 3:15 pm

Jackson Heights
35-51 81 Street
Train: 7 to 82nd Street

Bus: Q32, Q33, Q66

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