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Iowa History 101 - Meatpacking America: How Migration, Work, and Faith Unite and Divide the Heartland

  • 600 E Locust Street | Des Moines, IA 50319
  • Presented By: Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs
  • Dates: May 26, 2022
  • Location: Virtual Program
  • Start/End Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
  • Price: Free with registration
  • Overview

    Join Kristy Nabhan-Warren, University of Iowa Professor, to learn about historical and ethnographic research on meatpacking, migration, and religious faith in the state of Iowa. The presenter will share what led to this focus and why histories and ethnographies of Iowa and its rural past and present matter.