Human Rights, Borders + Barriers Symposium


UA Poetry Center
1508 E Helen St Dorothy Rubel Room
Tucson , AZ


Mon, 02/22/2016 - 6:00pm to Fri, 08/12/2022 - 3:39am

Following Grandmaster Flash’s “Don’t push me ‘cause I’m close to the edge,” this symposium will feature speakers talking about such topics as human rights, migration flows in the US, Europe, and Africa, terrorism, education, and freedom of expression.

Lectures and discussions will focus on contemporary national and transnational issues such as Ferguson, Charleston, Baltimore, Charlie Hebdo, Paris attacks, and the global refugee crisis. Part of Black History Month.

FEBRUARY 22-24, 2016

UA Poetry Center, Dorothy Rubel Room
University of Arizona | 1508 E Helen St

Free and open to the public




Africana Studies Program
Department of French and Italian
College of Humanities