Reference Resource of the Week

Encyclopedia of Diasporas

Immigrant and Refugee Cultures Around the World

Need information on South Asian Diaspora in Film? How about the Hmong from China or the Roma in the U.S.? This book delves into the origins and development of immigrant and refugee cultures as well as discusses the impact and assimilation that immigrant cultures experience.

Did you know that…?

“The word diaspora comes from the Greek word meaning “to scatter and to sow.” It refers to major historical dispersions, many of them involuntary.

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