Our City, Our Story: MIFA hosts acclaimed sociologist who shows that evictions deepen poverty

Online gathering to feature Princeton sociology professor Matthew Desmond

By , Daily Memphian Updated: January 21, 2021 10:26 AM CT | Published: September 28, 2020 4:00 AM CT

MIFA has organized a “community conversation” on evictions in Memphis. The organization is encouraging everyone to read “Evicted,” and to register for the Our City, Our Story online event at mifa.org.

Bluff City Biz

Sign up to get the latest news and analysis from our Business team.

Manage Your Email Subscriptions

Topics

evictions MIFA Room in the Inn – Memphis Highland Heights
Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey covers business news for The Daily Memphian. A Tupelo, Mississippi, native, he graduated from Mississippi State University. He's worked in journalism for 40 years and has lived in Midtown for 36 years.


Comments

Reading comments and joining the conversation are some of the many benefits of subscribing. Join the conversation by clicking the View Comments button below. Not a subscriber? Click here. 

Our commenting policy can be viewed here

Bluff City Biz

Sign up to get the latest news and analysis from our Business team.

Manage Your Email Subscriptions