Radical Hospitality: Sociotheological Reflections on Postville, Iowa

Jason Mahn, Peter Kivisto

Article Type: Perspective

Publication Date: 7/1/2009

Issue: The New Immigrants (Vol. 29, No 3, Summer, 2009)

Reflecting upon the raid by U.S. immigration agents on a Postville, Iowa, meatpacking plant can provide significant lessons about multiculturalism and immigration politics as well as lessons about how Christians might better cultivate radical hospitality.