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

Date:
February 27, 2018
Time:
7:00 PM
Location:
Goodwin 321
Event Details:

 

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.

Sponsored by:
Dept. of History, Philosophy, and Religious Studies
Contact:
Ms. Lynn Dransoff
Contact Phone:
630-829-6250
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