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Anita Hill: Lorwin Lecture on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties

Thursday, May 9 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Straub Hall, 156
1451 Onyx Street, Eugene, OR 97403

The 2023-24 Lorwin Lecture on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties will be presented by award-winning author, educator, and lawyer Anita Hill.

The talk will explore what this committed feminist fighter has learned from her advocacy around issues of gender violence and the perils and promises our current moment holds for "feminist futures." 

Hill is a professor of social policy, law, and women’s studies at Brandeis University. Hill’s most recent book is Believing: Our Thirty-Year Journey to End Gender Violence (2021), which is a University of Oregon Common Reading selection for 2023-24.

This is a concluding event to the year-long 50th anniversary celebrations of CSWS and is presented in partnership with the Wayne Morse Center for Law and Politics. It is cosponsored by the UO Division of Equity and InclusionOregon Humanities Center, and Office of the Vice President for Research and Innovation.