Ellis Island and the Immigrant Experience

Please note: This event has already occurred.
The National Archives is hosting this panel discussion, inspired by its current exhibition, "Attachments: Faces and Stories from America's Gates," with Megan Smolenyak, author of the new book, "Hey, America, Your Roots Are Showing"; Marian Smith, a historian at the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services; genealogy expert John Phillip Colletta; Joel Wurl, a senior program officer at the National Endowment for the Humanities; and the event's moderator, New York Times correspondent Sam Roberts, author of "Who We Are Now: The Changing Face of America in the 21st Century." A book signing follows; call 202-357-5000 for details. At the William G. McGowan Theater.