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Matthew Desmond - The Cabin Readings & Conversations

Signing/Readings, Talks/Lectures
Matthew Desmond is a professor of sociology at Princeton University. After receiving his Ph.D. in 2010 from the University of Wisconsin at Madison, he joined the Harvard Society of Fellows as a Junior Fellow. He is the author of four books, including Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City (2016), which won the Pulitzer Prize, National Book Critics Circle Award, and Carnegie Medal, and PEN / John Kenneth Galbraith Award for Nonfiction. The principal investigator of The Eviction Lab, Desmond’s research focuses on poverty in America, city life, housing insecurity, public policy, racial inequality, and ethnography. He is the recipient of a MacArthur “Genius” Fellowship, the American Bar Association’s Silver Gavel Award, and the William Julius Wilson Early Career Award. A contributing writer for the New York Times Magazine, Desmond was listed in 2016 among the Politico 50, as one of “fifty people across the country who are most influencing the national political debate.”
Ages: Performances are recommended for a general audience, unless otherwise noted. As an advisory to adults who might bring children, the Morrison Center recommends its productions for ages 6 and up. Children under the age of 4 are strongly discouraged from at
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 • Tue 10/9/18 at 8pm 

Boise State University – Morrison Center for the Performing Arts
address  2201 Cesar Chavez Ln.
 Boise, ID  83725
phone (208) 426-1609
morrisoncenter.com