What: Dymally Distinguished Speaker Series featuring Angela Davis
When: Monday, Feb. 11, 4 to 6 p.m.
Where: Torodome Gymnasium at California State University, Dominguez Hills. The university is located at 1000 E. Victoria St., Carson, CA 90747. Click here for directions and a printable campus map.
Information: The lecture is FREE. Davis’ books will be for sale during the lecture. For more information contact the Dymally Institute at (310) 243-2659.
Angela Y. Davis, an award-winning scholar and author on race, feminism, and prison industrialization, will be the featured speaker during the Dymally Distinguished Speaker Series on Monday, Feb. 11, from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Torodome Gymnasium at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH).
Titled “A New Generation Finding its Voice,” the Dymally Distinguished Speaker Series is hosted in celebration of Black History Month by CSUDH’s Mervyn M. Dymally African American Political & Economic Institute in association with the university’s Africana Studies Program and Associated Students, Inc.
Davis is a leading voice in the activism and academic discourse around geopolitical injustice, who for half century has been at the center of America’s cultural and intellectual transformation. She has worked as a professor and activist who advocates gender equity, prison reform, and alliances across color lines.
Davis is the author of several books, most recently Freedom Is A Constant Struggle (2015), and The Meaning of Freedom: And Other Difficult Dialogues (2012). Both books will be for sale at the lecture.
The Mervyn M. Dymally African American Political & Economic Institute is a non-partisan public engagement think tank founded to study and research African American leadership, public policy impacting African American communities, and to prepare future generations for public service.