Legal Humanities Event Series

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February 10, 7:30 p.m. Central

Panel Discussion: The Futures of Legal Humanities

Join us for a Zoom panel discussion featuring Carmen Gonzalez (Law, Loyola University Chicago), A. Naomi Paik (Criminology, Law, & Justice and Global Asian Studies, University of Illinois Chicago), Heidi Hurd (Law), and Richard Ross (Law and History).

Register to attend Zoom webinar

April 13, 7:30 p.m. Central, I Hotel

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Author of New York Times bestselling book The Sun Does Shine, activist, and Equal Justice Initiative community educator.

Speaker: Anthony Ray Hinton


April 29, 1:00–4:00 p.m. Central, College of Law Building - Room D

Undergraduate Research Symposium in Legal Humanities

Part of Undergraduate Research Week.


September 28, 7:30 p.m. Central

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“The Coming of Humane War”

Speaker: Samuel Moyn (Henry R. Luce Professor of Jurisprudence and Professor of History, Yale University)

Location: Zoom | Register Now

October 28, 7:30 p.m. Central

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Franita Tolson on her forthcoming book In Congress We Trust?: Enforcing Voting Rights from the Founding to the Jim Crow Era

Vice Dean for Faculty and Academic Affairs and Professor of Law in the Gould School of Law, University of Southern California

Location: Zoom | Register Now