Black History Month Lecture: "Unlocking Democracy: Restoring Full Citizenship to the Formerly Incarcerated"

February 27, 2018
7:00 PM
Goodwin 321
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Dr. Christina Rivers is an associate professor of political science at DePaul University, and the director of the university's Center for Black Diaspora. Her teaching and research interests include African-American politics and political thought, civil and voting rights law, and the implications of mass incarceration on the political rights and representation of African Americans. She has published a book on these topics and currently works with inmates at Stateville Correctional Center in Illinois on education and public policy.

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Dept. of History, Philosophy, and Religious Studies
Ms. Lynn Dransoff
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