Stephen Yale-Loehr & Alessio Balada
Immigartion attorney and foreign born citizen
Yale-Loehr and Balada talk about Green Card Stories a book that depicts 50 recent U.S. immigrants…each with permanent residence or citizenship…in powerfully written short narratives and compelling portraits. Stephen Yale-Loehr is a preeminent authority on U.S. immigration and asylum law. He is a co-editor of Green Card Stories. Alessio Balada was born in a small village in Italy between Austria and Yugoslavia. In the mid ’70’s he met, and eventually married an American woman and he became an American citizen in 1994.