In the second program of the Civil Rights Lecture Series, Robert A. Williams Jr., E. Thomas Sullivan Professor of Law and American Indian Studies at the James E. Rogers College of Law, will lead a discussion about Indian law cases, Arizona and the Supreme Court during the Civil Rights era.
Held in conjunction with Special Collections' newest exhibition "50 Years: Civil Rights in Arizona from 1963 to Today," the Civil Rights Lecture Series explores how the fight for civil rights has affected local Tucson communities. The series features community leaders, University of Arizona scholars and local educators. All lectures take place at Special Collections on the University of Arizona main campus and are free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.