Monday, February 11, 2019
7:00 pm
Hinckley Caucus Room, Gardner Commons Room 2018

Tendayi Achiume
Assistant Professor
Law
UCLA

Tendayi Achiume is an Assistant Professor at the UCLA School of Law and was appointed to be UN Special Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia and Related Intolerance in 2017, the first woman to fill this role since its creation in 1993. Her work focuses on global governance of racism and xenophobia and the legal and ethical implications of colonialism for contemporary international migration. She is currently the co-chair of the ASIL Migration Law Interest Group and was named an Emerging Scholar by Diverse: Issues in Higher Education in 2018.


THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC


This event is fragrance-free: attendees are asked to refrain from from wearing perfume, cologne and other fragrances. Gender-neutral bathrooms will be available and the venue will be wheelchair accessible. Captioning services and ASL interpreters will be available. For questions about access, please contact Angela Smith at ang.smith@utah.edu.


Come hear from Tendayi Achiume, whose work focuses on global governance of racism and xenophobia and implications of colonialism for migration.
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