Sen at PopTech in Camden ME in 2009
Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
Early life and education
She has written two books. Her first book, Stir It Up: Lessons in Community Organizing (Jossey-Bass) was commissioned by the Ms. Foundation for Women and released in the fall of 2003. Her second book, The Accidental American: Immigration and Citizenship in the Age of Globalization (Berrett-Koehler) was released in September 2008, winning the Nautilus Book Awards Silver Medal, as well as a Finalist for the ForeWord Magazine 2008 Book of the Year Award (May 2009), and the 2009 IPPY Book Awards in "Current Events" Bronze Medal (May 2009).
Honors and awards
- "Rinku Sen Receives 2008 Progressive Leadership Award From Citizen Action of New York - The Schott Foundation for Public Education". schottfoundation.org. Archived from the original on 26 September 2010. Retrieved 20 September 2015.
- "Rinku - "In Her Own Words"". rinkusen.com. Archived from the original on 24 March 2016. Retrieved 20 September 2015.
- "Stir It Up: Lessons in Community Organizing and Advocacy (The Chardon Press Series): Rinku Sen: 9780787965334: Amazon.com: Books". amazon.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015.
- "2008 Foreword INDIES Finalists in Political Science (Adult Nonfiction)". Foreword Reviews. Retrieved 30 October 2018.
- "Announcing 2009 IPPY Awards National and Regional Results". Independent Publisher. Retrieved 2010-08-29.
- Keith Goetzman; Julie Hanus; Judith Lewis; Hannah Lobel; Danielle Maestretti & Elizabeth Ryan (November 13, 2008). "50 Visionaries Who Are Changing Your World". Utne Reader. Retrieved 2010-08-29.
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