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#BlackLivesMatter, Black Narratives, and the Philosophical Intersections of Human Rights

Date: Monday, April 18, 2016

Time: 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Contact: Haley Saucier · hbsaucie@loyno.edu

Location: Whitney Presentation Room, Thomas Hall, Loyola University New Orleans Main Campus, 6363 St. Charles

A panel discussion will be held on "#BlackLivesMatter, Black Narratives, and the Philosophical Intersections of Human Rights" as part of the 8th Annual Student Peace Conference.

Panelists include:

  • Thanh Mai: “A Philosophic Perspective on Human Rights”
  • Sarah Skidmore : “The Role of Just World Beliefs: A Critical Perspective on Extra- Legal Police Aggression”
  • Julianna Lydon: “Black Theatre: A Song of a Man Coming Through”
  • Adonis J. Billizon-Johnson: “#BlackLivesMatter and Police Brutality”

Moderator: Dr. Liv Newman

Departments

  • Arts + Sciences
  • History
  • Jesuit Social Research Institute
  • Legal Studies
  • Middle East Peace Studies
  • University Honors Program
  • Women's Resource Center