Randall Kennedy & Reverend James Lawson

Tuesday, May 27, 2014
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm, UCLA Hammer Museum - Billy Wilder Theater

Hammer Conversations

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Admission

Free and open to the public.

Tickets are required and available at the Billy Wilder Theater Box Office, one ticket per person on a first-come, first-served basis.

Contact

HAMMER MUSEUM
(310) 443-7000
info@hammer.ucla.edu

Website

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Additional Information

Randall Kennedy is the Michael R. Klein Professor at Harvard Law School, where he teaches courses on contracts, criminal law, and race relations. He served as a law clerk to Justice Thurgood Marshall of the US Supreme Court. His books include Race, Crime, and the Law and The Persistence of the Color Line, among many others. His most recent book is For Discrimination: Race, Affirmative Action, and the Law.

Reverend James Lawson, a close associate of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and a leading architect of the nonviolent campaigns during the civil rights movement, has devoted his life to championing human rights and social change for all, including the rights of women and LGBT communities, using the nonviolent philosophy practiced by Mahatma Gandhi. Reverend Lawson served as pastor at Holman United Methodist Church in Los Angeles for 25 years, and in recent years he has been a visiting professor at UCLA, Cal State Northridge, and Vanderbilt University.


All Hammer public programs are free.

Tickets are required and available at the Billy Wilder Theater Box Office, one ticket per person on a first-come, first-served basis. All programs in the theater are assigned seating. Ticketing begins one hour before each program.

Hammer Members enjoy priority seating and seat selection, subject to availability. Membership does not guarantee seating.

Arrival at least a half hour prior to program time is recommended.

Parking is available under the Museum for a flat rate of $3 after 6PM.

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