Who: Dr. Cornel West
What: The Art of Social Justice
When: Thursday, April 12, 7:00pm
Where: Tivoli Turnhalle
Dr. Cornel West, will be visiting the Auraria campus and giving a lecture about social justice as a part of the Art of Social Justice conference hosted by The Collective for Social Change student organization. Dr. West is a professor at Princeton University and is known as a prominent and provocative democratic intellectual. He appears frequently on the Bill Maher Show, Colbert Report, CNN and C-Span as well as on Tavis Smiley’s PBS TV Show. This event is a perfect opportunity to allow your students to meet a very knowledgeable individual in the area of social justice. He has written 19 books and he is best known for his classic Race Matters, Democracy Matters, and his new memoir, Brother West: Living and Loving Out Loud. This event is co-sponsored by the University of Colorado Denver, Metropolitan State College of Denver, and the Community College of Denver.