Sovereign Bodies: Fighting Gender and Sexual Violence Against Indigenous People
Lecture | March 1 | 12:50-2 p.m. | Boalt Hall, School of Law, Goldberg Room, 297 Simon Hall
Annita Lucchesi, Sovereign Bodies Institute
Sovereign Bodies Institute (SBI), founded in 2019, builds on indigenous traditions using research and data sharing to fight gender and sexual violence against undigenous people. Their projects include the Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women (MMIW) database, Uniting Against Femicide and Supporting Indigenous Survivors of Campus Sexual Violence (conducted in part at UC Berkeley).
Lunch will be served.