Hank Willis Thomas 'Raise Up' Statue, National Memorial for Peace and Justice, Montgomery Alabama (Getty Images)
Democracy and Civil Society
Lighting the World Protesting Darkness, Fayek Tasneem Khan (Getty Images)
Martin Luther King Jr's speech 'I Have A Dream' at the Lincoln Memorial (public domain)
The Center supports theoretically-based, empirical research on new developments at the interplay of law and society in contemporary and historical contexts. While part of Berkeley's School of Law, the Center fosters a multidisciplinary context in which UC Berkeley faculty and graduate students from many departments interact and engage with visiting socio-legal scholars from universities in the United States and abroad.
Accepting CSLS Visiting Scholars Applications for the 2022-23 AY now through November 15.
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Taking place via Zoom Webinar from 12:45 - 2:00pm
Monday, October 25 - LEONARDO ARRIOLA
Associate Professor of Political Science, UC Berkeley
“Patronage Protection: The Impact of Politics and Violence on Mexican Repatriation During the Great Depression”
CSLS Annual Report for 2020-21
We are delighted to share our annual report and invite you to read about the Center's activities this past year. Highlights include:
- Our Fall and Spring Speaker Series
- CSLS BELS Fellows and Visiting Scholars
- An endowment from Frances S. Coles
- Honors and awards for CSLS scholars