Lectures

Beginning in 2010, the Center on Law, Equality and Race has brought nationally recognized speakers to UCI Law.

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    Russell Robinson

    Friday, March 20, 2015, 2:30 p.m.
    EDU 1131

    The Distinguished Haas Chair in LGBT Equity Professor of Law at UC Berkeley School of Law will present his paper "Divergent Identities," which argues that the debate over same-sex marriage and LGBT equality and inclusion more generally has incompletely and insufficiently considered the importance of gender.

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    Tonya Brito

    Friday, February 20, 2015, 12:00 p.m.
    LAW 3750

    The Burrus-Bascom Professor of Law at the University of Wisconsin Law School will present her paper, “I Do for My Kids: Negotiating Race, Class and Gender in Child Support Enforcement Proceedings.” Abstract >

    Co-Sponsored by the Center in Law, Society and Culture

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    Daria Roithmayr

    Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, 2:30 p.m.
    EDU 1131

    The George T. and Harriet E. Pfleger Chair in Law (USC Law) will discuss her book Reproducing Racism: How Everyday Choices Lock In White Advantage (NYU Press 2014).

    Image of book coverA reception and book signing followed the lecture.
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    Ian F. Haney López

    April 7, 2014,  6:00 p.m.
    EDU 1131

    The John H. Boalt Professor of Law (Berkeley Law) discussed his newly released book, Dog Whistle Politics: How Coded Racial Appeals Have Reinvented Racism and Wrecked the Middle Class (Oxford University Press 2014).

    Image of book coverA reception and book signing followed the lecture.

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    Devon W. Carbado

    Feb. 27, 2013

    The UCLA Law professor discussed his book (with Duke Law Professor Mitu Gulati), Acting White?: Rethinking Race in Post-Racial America (Oxford University Press).
    The event was co-sponsored by CLEaR and Black Law Students Alliance (BLSA).

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    Daniel Kanstroom

    Oct. 25, 2012

    The Boston College Professor of Law and Director of the International Human Rights Program discussed his book Aftermath: Deportation Law and the New American Diaspora (Oxford University Press).

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    Kenji Yoshino

    Jan. 13, 2011

    The Chief Justice Earl Warren Professor of Constitutional Law at NYU came to UCI Law as part of CLEaR’s lecture series “Unpacking Diversity.” Prof. Yoshino discussed his book, Covering: The Hidden Assault on Our Civil Rights (Random House 2006).