Erika Lee

Erika Lee is the granddaughter of Chinese immigrants who entered the United States through both Angel Island and Ellis Island. She grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area and received her PhD from the University of California at Berkeley. She teaches history at the University of Minnesota, where she is also the Rudolph J. Vecoli Chair in Immigration History and Director of the Immigration History Research Center.

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Books by Erika Lee

AMERICA FOR AMERICANS

Basic Books, 2019

Angel Island: Immigrant Gateway to America

Oxford University Press, 2010