Modern Families: Changing Families, Challenging Laws Symposium

March 15, 2013 - 5:30 pm to March 16, 2013 - 5:00 pm

College of Law's Levitt Auditorium

On March 7-8, 2013, the College of Law will host the Journal of Gender, Race & Justice's Modern Families: Changing Families, Challenging Laws Symposium. Please join ECGPS, the Journal of Gender Race & Justice, the College of Law, and many others to hear a variety of prominent speakers critically examine how family systems and norms can challenge, change and adapt to the law.

Thursday, March 7th @ 5:30pm in College of Law's Levitt Auditorium: Keynote speaker Richard Banks, Stanford Law Professor and author of "Is Marriage for White People?"

Friday, March 8th all day in the College of Law's Levitt Auditorium:
9:15am -- Panel 1: Family Interactions with the Criminal Justice System
12:30pm -- Panel 2: LGBT Families
3:00pm -- Panel 3: Families of Racial Minorities

For more information about this exciting event see the Journal website: http://blogs.law.uiowa.edu/jgrj/?page_id=824.