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Lecture with Harvard Law School Professor Charles Ogletree, Jr: “Black Lives Matter: Race and Justice across America”
November 12, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Professor Charles Ogletree of Harvard Law speaks on
“Black Lives Matter: Race and Justice across America”
Thursday, Nov. 12, 12pm-1pm
Giustina Ballroom, UO Ford Alumni Center, 1720 E. 13th Ave Eugene
The event is free and open to the public, but registration is required. Register at waynemorsecenter.uoregon.edu/black-lives-matter/.
If you cannot attend the lecture in person, feel free to watch it live on your computer at the following URL:
Charles Ogletree is the Harvard Law School Jesse Climenko Professor of Law and Founding and Executive Director of the Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race and Justice. He is a prominent legal theorist who has made an international reputation by taking a hard look at complex issues of law and by working to secure the rights guaranteed by the Constitution for everyone equally under the law. Professor Ogletree is the author or editor of several important books on race and justice, including Life without Parole: America’s New Death Penalty?; The Presumption of Guilt: The Arrest of Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Race, Class, and Crime in America; The Road to Abolition: The Future of Capital Punishment in the United States; When Law Fails: Making Sense of Miscarriages of Justice; and From Lynch Mobs to the Killing State: Race and the Death Penalty in America.