“Historicizing Environmental Justice Failure”
Laura Pulido, a Professor of American Studies and Ethnicity at the University of Southern California.
Historicizing Environmental Justice Failure
Talk will be held Friday March 4, 2016 at 12pm in Fenton Hall Rm 110
Laura is an interdisciplinary social scientist and ethnic studies scholar trained in geography and urban planning. She is the author of three books, including most recently the co-written People’s Guide to Los Angeles, about histories of social movement struggle in Los Angeles. She is well known for her work on race-based social movements, environmental justice, and race and place. She also served as USC’s Director of Graduate Studies for American Studies and Ethnicity and undergraduate coordinator for Chicano/a studies.