When: Friday, April 23, 2021
Time: 5:30 – 7:30 Pacific
Where: Virtual Webinar
The International & Multicultural Education (IME) Department at the University of San Francisco invites you to join “Gender and Racial Justice through a Human Rights Lens: A Dialogue with Loretta Ross & Dawn Wooten.” The discussion will be moderated by IME Professors Dr. Emma Fuentes & Dr. Monisha Bajaj, and students from the IME Department. The event is free and open to the public. Registration is required.
- Loretta J. Ross is an activist, public intellectual, and scholar, and currently is a Visiting Associate Professor at Smith College. She is the author of multiple books, including Reproductive Justice: An Introduction (with Rickie Solinger, 2017) and Calling In the Calling Out Culture: Detoxing Our Movement due out in 2021.
- Dawn Wooten has risked her life and career to make sure that women’s human rights are not being abused or violated. As the ICE whistleblower, she brought attention to the conditions and procedures at a privately owned Detention Facility in Georgia in 2020. She is a mother currently pursuing her nursing degree.
This event is presented by the University of San Francisco, International & Multicultural Education Department and sponsored by HRE USA