Zakiya Luna, Domesticating Human Rights: Reproductive Justice and the Last Utopia, Work-in-Progress

Monday, November 27, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

3810 Walnut, GSWS/APC Conference Room

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Discussants: Dorothy Roberts, George A. Weiss University Professor of Law and Sociology, Raymond Pace and Sadie Tanner Mossell Alexander Professor of Civil Rights, and Professor of Africana Studies; and Grace L. Sanders Johnson, Assistant Professor of Africana Studies

Zakiya Luna is Assistant Professor of Sociology at University of California, Santa Barbara and faculty affiliate of the Center on Reproductive Rights and Justice at Berkeley Law. Her research is in the areas of social change, sociology of law, health and inequality. Her work has been published in Annual Review of Law and Social ScienceResearch in Social Movements, Conflict and ChangeSociological InquiryFeminist Studies; and Societies without Borders: Social Science and Human Rights. She is writing a book manuscript on the reproductive justice movement based on research funded by multiple sources, including the National Science Foundation. Additionally, she serves on the American Sociological Association’s Public Understanding of Sociology committee and is co-editor and co-creator of the University of California Press book series, Reproductive Justice: A New Vision for the 21st Century