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Becoming American Series| My American Girls

April 9 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

April 9’s film is “My American Girls,” with discussion led by VCU Globe’s Barbara Ingber. Becoming American is designed to engage and enlighten audiences by screening documentary films that represent a selection of diverse immigration experiences drawn from both the past and the present. For more information, contact Emma Ito at or 804.692.3726.

Becoming American ( is a project of City Lore in collaboration with the Immigration and Ethnic History Society and the International Coalition of the Sites of Conscience. The project has been made possible by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the Human Endeavor.

This event complements the Library’s current exhibition, “New Virginians: 1619–2019 & Beyond,” presented by the Library and Virginia Humanities, a Legacy Project of the 2019 Commemoration, American Evolution.


April 9
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm


Library of Virginia
800 E. Broad St.
Richmond, VA 23219 United States


Library of Virginia