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March 12, 2014

2014 Bowman Lecture Charles Ogletree poster

The Annual Phillip J. Bowman Lecture: Charles Ogletree

Speaker: Charles Ogletree, Harvard University

When: Wednesday March 12, 3 - 5 pm
Where: Student Center East, 750 S. Halsted St., Room 302

Series: directors Annual Bowman Lecture

About the Speaker

Charles J. Ogletree, Jr. is a prominent legal theorist who has earned 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. His most recent book is "The Presumption of Guilt: The Arrest of Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Race, Class and Crime in America," which draws on the 2009 mistaken arrest of Gates to explore issues of race and what must be done to create a more just legal system.

About the Phillip J. Bowman Lecture

This lecture has been established to honor Phillip J. Bowman’s contributions to UIC during his tenure as Director of IRRPP and Professor of African American Studies. It features national scholars of race, ethnicity, and public policy who provide timely analysis of issues that are critical to the field and to communities of color.


This event is free and open to the public. A reception will follow.
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