From Asylum Seeker to Citizen: Navigating Maine as an Immigrant


Community Happenings
May 20, 2021
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

In this second talk in a new series co-hosted with Connecting Across Cultures, the Camden Public Library welcomes Georges Budagu Makoko for a program on Zoom. Makoko will talk about his journey from the Democratic Republic of Congo to the U.S., his experience seeking asylum in Maine, and his transition to citizenship. He will share thoughts about the kinds of help that immigrants need, and read excerpts from his memoir "Ladder to the Moon: Journey from the Congo to America." Email jpierce@librarycamden.org to request a link to attend.