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“50 Years: Tucson’s Native American Community” (lecture)


Date: February 12, 2013

Times: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Location:   Special Collections

Contact: Bob Diaz

Description:

In the second program of the Civil Rights in Arizona Lecture Series, Robert A. Williams, Jr., E. Thomas Sullivan Professor of Law and American Indian Studies, UA 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 in Arizona Lecture Series explores how the fight for civil rights has impacted 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.

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Tucson Weekly | 50 Years Later
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