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HRI Legal Humanities Series guest speaker Franita Tolson. Small image of gavel and block in top right corner.

Legal Humanities Lecture: Franita Tolson

Event Type
Lecture
Sponsor
HRI with support by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Co-sponsored by WGGP and others
Location
https://go.illinois.edu/tolson
Virtual
wifi event
Date
Oct 28, 2021   7:30 pm  
Speaker
Franita Tolson (Law, Vice Dean for Faculty and Academic Affairs, University of Southern California)
Cost
Free and open to the public
Registration
Registration
Contact
Humanities Research Institute
E-Mail
info-hri@illinois.edu
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Originating Calendar
Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program (WGGP)

Franita Tolson is Vice Dean for Faculty and Academic Affairs and Professor of Law at University of Southern California Gould School of Law. Her scholarship and teaching focus on the areas of election law, constitutional law, legal history and employment discrimination. She has written on a wide range of topics including partisan gerrymandering, political parties, the Elections Clause, the Voting Rights Act of 1965, and the Fourteenth and Fifteenth Amendments.

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