Associated Initiative

#BlackLivesMatter: From the Frontlines of Criminal Justice Reform

Thursday, February 18th, 2021
Patrisse Cullors
4:00pm CST

Zoom presentation

Event Description


Please join us for a conversation with Los Angeles-based artist, activist, educator, and public speaker Patrisse Cullors. Ms. Cullors is the Co-Founder of the Black Lives Matter Global Network and Founder of the LA-based grassroots organization Dignity and Power Now. For the last 20 years, she has been on the frontlines of criminal justice reform and led the Reform LA Jails “Yes on R” campaign, a ballot initiative voted on in March 2020.

Cosponsored by Center for Advanced Study, Department of Asian America Studies, Department of Gender & Women's Studies, Student Cultural Programming Fee

Patrisse Cullors

Artist, organizer, freedom fighter
Cofounder, Black Lives Matter