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Policy Advocacy Clinic Spring Speaker Series: Book Talk – Derecka Purnell, Becoming Abolitionists: Police, Protests, and the Pursuit of Freedom

Wednesday, March 2, 2022 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Flyer for book talk on 3/2 3:30-5PM featuring Derecka Purnell

Author, organizer, and lawyer Derecka Purnell will visit Berkeley Law to discuss her new book, Becoming Abolitionists: Police, Protests, and the Pursuit of Freedom. Attendees will have a chance to ask the author questions about her book and her work to end police and prison violence. The event will be moderated by Professor Khiara Bridges. 

This event is open to the Berkeley Law and Goldman School of Public Policy communities.

Hosted by the Berkeley Law Policy Advocacy Clinic and co-sponsored by the DA Accountability and Participatory Defense Project, Defenders at Berkeley, Berkeley Abolitionist Lawyering Project, African Americans Studies Department, and the Abolition Democracy Initiative

Zoom webinar registration is required at this link: https://bit.ly/becomingabolitionists_berkeleylaw

Details

Date:
Wednesday, March 2, 2022
Time:
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://bit.ly/becomingabolitionists_berkeleylaw
Will participants be asked to keep cameras on?
No
Will there be breakout rooms?
No
Will the public chat be on or off?
On

Venue

Organizer

Policy Advocacy Clinic
Email:
scamposbui@clinical.law.berkeley.edu
Website:
https://www.law.berkeley.edu/experiential/clinics/policy-advocacy-clinic/

Events are wheelchair accessible. For disability-related accommodations, contact the organizer of the event. Advance notice is kindly requested.

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