Center for Gender & Sexuality Law Spring Symposium – Recognizing the Work of Patricia Williams

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The Columbia Law School Center for Gender & Sexuality Law Presents:

A Symposium Honoring the Contributions of Patricia Williams
to the Scholarship and Practice of Gender and Sexuality Law

Friday, March 1st, 2013, 9 am – 7 pm

Jerome Greene Hall, 435 W. 116th Street, rooms 104-106
435 West 116th Street
New York, NY 10027
(corner of 116th Street and Amsterdam Avenue)

Please RSVP to the Center for Gender & Sexuality Law,

New York State CLE credits will be provided.  Online CLE registration is now available here. Online registration will close February 22nd.
9:00 – 9:30 Welcome, Katherine Franke

9:30 – 11:00 Panel 1, Race, Gender and the Law – moderated by Olatunde Johnson

Gina Dent, University of California, Santa Cruz, Feminist Studies
Paula J. Giddings, Smith College, Afro-American Studies
Anita Hill, Brandeis University, Senior Advisor to the Provost: Social Policy, Law, and Women’s Studies

11:30 – 1:00 Panel 2, Ethics and the Body – moderated by Alondra Nelson

Lauren Berlant, University of Chicago, English Language and Literature
Evelynn M. Hammonds, Harvard University, Dean of the College
Robert Pollack, Columbia University, Biological Science

1:00 – 2:30 Lunch

2:30 – 4:00 Panel 3, Law As Interdisciplinary Enterprise – moderated by Kendall Thomas

Eduardo Cadava, Princeton University, English
Lani Guinier, Harvard Law School
Anna Deavere Smith, New York University, Performance Studies
4:30 – 6:00 Keynote by Patricia Williams

6:00 – 7:00 Reception

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