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Jose Antonio Vargas: Dear America, Notes of an Undocumented Citizen
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and SF State alum Jose Antonio Vargas (B.A., Political Science, ’04) discusses his best-selling memoir “Dear America: Notes of an Undocumented Citizen” (HarperCollins, 2018). In conversation with Carolina De Robertis.

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Oct 28, 2020 03:00 PM in Pacific Time (US and Canada)

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Jose Antonio Vargas
Vargas is a leading voice for the human rights of immigrants. He founded the nonprofit media and culture organization Define American, named one of the world’s most innovative companies by Fast Company. He directed the 2015 MTV documentary “White People,” a Daytime Emmy Award nominee. Most recently, Vargas co-produced Heidi Schreck’s acclaimed Broadway play “What the Constitution Means to Me,” which was nominated for two 2019 Tony awards, including Best Play. Vargas is a proud graduate of San Francisco State University (B.A., Political Science, ’04), where he was named 2012 Alumnus of the Year, and Mountain View High School. An elementary school named after Vargas opened in his hometown of Mountain View in August 2019. In 2008, Vargas won the Pulitzer Prize for breaking news as part of The Washington Post team that covered the mass shooting at Virginia Tech.