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Tulane Reading Project Keynote Lecture: Kimberlé Crenshaw

Location: Uptown Campus
McAllister Auditorium

The Kylene & Bradley Beers Lecture featuring


The Intersectional Paradigm: Race and Gender in Work, Life and Politics

*The Tulane Reading Project Keynote Lecture*

Monday, September 25, 2017


McAllister Auditorium

Tulane University

Kimberlé Crenshaw, Professor of Law at UCLA and Columbia Law School, is a leading authority in the areas of civil rights, black feminist legal theory, and race, racism and the law. Her work has been fundamental in two fields of study that have come to be known by terms that she coined: Critical Race Theory and Intersectionality.

Free and open to the public. 

The 2017 Reading Project selection is Between The World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates. 

Sponsored by Newcomb-Tulane College Academic Programs, the Center for Academic Equity, the Office of Multicultural Affairs, Newcomb College Institute, the President's Office, the Center for Engaged Learning and Teaching, Howard-Tilton Library, New Orleans Center for the Gulf South, the Tulane Psychology Department and the Tulane Law School.

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