Rev. Barber: Civil Rights, Voting & the 2020 Election

September 22 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Event Organizer

Social Work Votes
Website:
https://www.socialworkvotes.org/

**THIS EVENT HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO SEPTEMBER 22, 2020.**

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | ONLINE ONLY (VIA ZOOM) | REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Please join us for a lunchtime address by

REV. DR. WILLIAM J. BARBER II (bio)

with opening remarks by

  • Dean Melissa Begg (bio)
  • Jaime Estades (bio), adjunct professor and founding director, Latino Leadership Institute

Cosponsored by

ABOUT THE EVENT

Pastor, author, and social justice advocate Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II returns to the Latino Institute and the Columbia School of Social Work to address the themes at the core of our joint Social Work Votes campaign. Among his many affiliations and distinctions, he is president and senior lecturer of Repairers of the Breach, co-chair of the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival, and a visiting professor at Union Theological Seminary. For full biographical details, please visit the registration page.

NOTE: This event will begin with a screening of Stronger Than The Bullet: The Prequel, a super short documentary directed by Gilda Brasch, who will also be present. The event will be moderated by current CSSW student Sarah Jamgotch.