Past Event

Randall Kennedy: Race, Affirmative Action, and the Law

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Fri, Sep 20 2013 - 12:00pm

Randall Kennedy, Michael R. Klein, Professor of Law, Harvard Law School; Author, For Discrimination: Race, Affirmative Action, and the Law

LaDoris Hazzard Cordell, Former Municipal and Superior Court Judge, Santa Clara County - Moderator

Kennedy reckons with one of the most explosively contentious and sharply divisive issues in American society, sharing the little-known history of affirmative action and exploring the policy's pros and cons. Kennedy was awarded the 1998 Robert F. Kennedy Book Award for Race, Crime, and the Law. Now a professor at Harvard Law School, he formerly served as a law clerk for Justice Thurgood Marshall of the United States Supreme Court.

Location: SF Club Office
Time: 11:30 a.m. check-in, noon program, 1 p.m. book signing
Cost: $20 non-members, MEMBERS FREE, $7 students (with valid ID)