The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and Why it Matters Today
Thu, November 30, 2017, 4-6pm
UCLA Faculty Center - Main Dining Hall
480 Charles E Young Drive East
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Heather Ann Thompson, Professor of History and African Studies at University of Michigan, will discuss her Pulitzer Prize winning book, Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and its Legacy.
RSVP recommended due to limited seating. Free and open to the public. Parking Structure 2 (Manning Dr. & Charles E. Young Drive East). RSVP at http://bit.ly/2jHYyFE
Co-sponsored by the Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies, UCLA Department of African American Studies, UCLA Department of History, Dean of UCLA Social Sciences, UCLA Luskin Center for History and Policy, and the UCLA Prison Law and Policy Program.
Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies at UCLA