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Dorothy Roberts: Annual Farenthold Endowed Lecture in Peace, Social Justice and Human Rights

Wednesday, February 15, 2023
6:30 PM

Annual Frances Tarlton “Sissy” Farenthold Endowed Lecture in Peace, Social Justice and Human Rights
Presented in partnership with the Bernard and Audre Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice at UT-Austin School of Law
Pay What You Can $5-20 | In-person event with chair seating
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Named in honor of Sissy Farenthold (1926-2021), who dedicated her life to exposing and responding to injustices as a lawyer, legislator, and global leader in human rights, this lecture series inspires audiences to think and act creatively in response to the greatest human rights challenges of the 21st century.

This year’s lecture features Dorothy Roberts, George A. Weiss University Professor of Law and Sociology and the Raymond Pace and Sadie Tanner Mossell Alexander Professor of Civil Rights at the University of Pennsylvania, on the topic of women’s rights and reproductive justice.
 

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  • Rothko Chapel

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