Politics 2020 Discussion Series: "Race, Law, and Social Justice"

Join us August 4th for an online discussion with Professor Guy-Uriel Charles, the Edward and Ellen Schwarzman Professor of Law at Duke Law School. 


Please join us on Tuesday, August 4th, as we host Professor Guy-Uriel Charles, the Edward and Ellen Schwarzman Professor of Law at Duke Law School to discuss race, law, and social justice. Professor Charles teaches and writes about constitutional law, election law, campaign finance, redistricting, politics, and race.  In 2016, he received the Law School’s Distinguished Teaching Award.  He has published over 30 articles in journals including the Harvard Law Review, Constitutional Commentary, The Cornell Law Review, The Michigan Law Review, and others.  He is the co-athor of two leading casebooks and two edited volumes.  He has been a visiting professor at Harvard, Berkeley, Georgetown, Virginia, and Columbia law schools. 

Professor Charles received his JD from the University of Michigan Law School and clerked for The Honorable Damon J. Keith of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. While at the University of Michigan, he was among a group of students who founded the Michigan Journal of Race & Law and he served as the Journal’s first editor-in-chief. From 1995-2000, he was a graduate student in political science at the University of Michigan.  He is a past member of the National Research Commission on Elections and Voting and the Century Foundation Working Group on Election Reform. 

Prior to Duke, Professor Charles taught at the University of Minnesota Law School from 2000-2009 where he also held the Russell M. and Elizabeth M. Bennett Professor of Law.  From 2006-2008, he served as the interim co-dean at the University of Minnesota Law School. At Minnesota, he was named the Stanley V. Kinyon Teacher of the Year for 2002-2003. 

Please join us online for a conversation and question-answer session at 5:30pm on August 4th.

Event Details

What:   "Race, Law, and Social Justice" with Professor Guy-Uriel Charles

When:  Tuesday, August 4th, 2020, 5:30pm-6:45pm 

Where:  Online Zoom Discussion

Tickets:  Tickets are free of charge for HCRT Members, but registration is required.  Register now!  

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