The Paul Robeson Lecture
Sherilynn Ifill, "Race, Rights & the Future of Democracy in America" February 13, 2014, 5:00-7:00 p.p. Jerome Greene Hall 103.
Reception to follow.
The 2014 Paul Robeson Lecture is part of a year long series of programs commemorating the 50th anniversary of the passage of the 1964 Civil Rights Act. This year we welcome Sherilynn Ifill, President and Director-Counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc.
The Robeson Lecture is a highlight of the programming year for the Center for the Study of Law and Culture. The lecture was established to remember the actor, singer and activist Paul Robeson, who graduated from Columbia Law School in 1923. Past lecturers have included Angela Y. Davis, Cornel West, K. Anthony Appiah, Albie Sachs, Johnetta Cole and Beverly Guy-Sheftall, Penelope Andrews, Albie Sachs and Manning Marable.
Critical Race Theory Workshop
Adrienne Davis, "Marriage, Economics, and Polygamy," April 24, 2012, 4:20-6:00 p.m. Jerome Greene Hall 546.
The second session of the new Columbia Law School-Fordham Law School Critical Race Theory Colloquium will convene this coming Tuesday, April 24th, from 4:20 p.m. until 6:15 p.m. in Room 546 of Jerome Greene Hall, 435 West 116th St. Our guest will be Professor Adrienne Davis of Washington University School of Law.