Kenji Yoshino on the Intersections of Race, Identity, and the Law
Updated: Nov 23, 2021
In this virtual conversation, NYU's Office of Global Inclusion, Diversity, and Strategic Innovation (OGI) hosted Professor Kenji Yoshino, Chief Justice Earl Warren Professor of Constitutional Law at NYU School of Law and the Director of the Center for Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging. The conversation was moderated by Dr. Lisa M. Coleman, SVP, Global Inclusion and Strategic Innovation, and focused on the intersections of ethnicity, gender, sexuality and the law. Professor Yoshino discussed his highly acclaimed memoir, Covering: The Hidden Assault On Our Civil Rights, which combines his personal experience as a gay, Japanese American law professor with legal analysis to examine the intersecting relationship of power, justice and identity. Listen and learn more here!