Rethinking Immigration with Art

@article{Prez2013RethinkingIW,
  title={Rethinking Immigration with Art},
  author={Laura Elisa P{\'e}rez},
  journal={Tikkun},
  year={2013},
  volume={28},
  pages={38 - 41}
}
O ne of the areas today that most needs what art abounds in — creativity, artfulness, and vision — is immigration policy. The arts can contribute to rethinking immigration in both the popular imagination and in legal policy in ways that reflect the increasingly open, curious, and culturally interwoven nation, continent, and globe that we inhabit. The arts can also guide us toward policies crafted with greater generosity, compassion, and pragmatism than the immigration policies crafted during…