WAIS Presents: Lecia Brooks
Lecia Brooks, the outreach director for the Southern Poverty Law Center, will present
a lecture titled, “The State of Hate & Extremism in the U.S.,” on
Tuesday, Oct. 6, as part of the University’s 2015-16 Walton Arts & Ideas
Based in Montgomery, Alabama, the Poverty Law Center is a civil rights advocacy
organization dedicated to fighting hate and bigotry, and seeking justice for
the most vulnerable members of our society.
The event begins at 7 p.m. in the Rogers Conference center, and there is no cost
The theme for the eight-part 2015-16 Walton series is The Identity of the South.