Lecture examines religious groups and civil rights laws, May 4
Posted April 27, 2006; 06:12 p.m.
"Should Religious Groups Ever Be Exempt From Civil Rights Laws?” is
the title of a lecture to be delivered by Harvard Law School professor
Martha Minow at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, May 4, in Dodds Auditorium,
Minow's research focuses on inequality, human rights and transitional societies, law and social change, and religion and pluralism. Her books include "Not Only for Myself: Identity, Politics and the Law," "Making All the Difference: Inclusion, Exclusion and the American Law" and "Between Vengeance and Forgiveness: Facing History After Genocide and Mass Violence."
The talk is part of the James Moffet '29 annual lecture series. It is sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Center for Human Values, Program in Ethics and Public Affairs, Program in Law and Public Affairs, Center for the Study of Religion and Center for the Study of Democratic Politics.