Friday, January 3, 3:30–5:30 p.m.
Affiliated Society Early Evening Session
Polish American Historical Association Session 3
Contemporary Immigration Issues in Chicago Polonia
Palmer House, Parlor C
Chair: Mary Erdmans, Central Connecticut State University
Papers: The Search for Community:
Polonian Elderly and Polonian Workers in a Chicago Area Nursing Home
Celia Berdes, Northwestern University
Educating Polish Immigrants Chicago Style, 1960–77
Geraldine Balut Coleman, Loyola University Chicago
Skilled Suburbanites: Occupational and Residential Trends of New Immigrants
Polonia Media Post-1989: Whose Interests Are Served?
Maciej Wierzynski, Nowy Dziennik daily, New York
Comment: The Audience