2018 Law Review Symposium: The 50th Anniversary of the Fair Housing Act

Join the University of Richmond Law Review on Friday, October 5, 2018 for a symposium addressing housing issues such as gentrification and its implications for racial and economic integration; the contemporary face of housing discrimination; discrimination in housing and neighborhood education; and models for anti-discrimination and affordability.

This symposium will feature keynote speaker the Hon. L. Douglas Wilder in addition to other diverse and talented scholars, housing activists, and leaders from across the country.

Free admission. MCLE credits pending. A light breakfast and lunch will be provided, with a dessert reception to follow.

A recording of the event can be found below:

9:00 a.m. Symposium Welcome & Introductions
9:15 a.m. Keynote Remarks | Hon. L. Douglas Wilder
9:35 a.m. Panel Discussion: The Gentrification Boom and Its Implications for Racial and Economic Integration
10:40 a.m. Break
10:50 a.m. Panel Discussion: The Contemporary Face of Housing Discrimination and the Fair Housing Act
11:55 a.m. Lunch Transition
12:25 p.m. Lunchtime Speaker: Sara Pratt
1:10 p.m. Panel Discussion: Access to Education – Discrimination in Housing and Neighborhood Education
2:15 p.m. Break
2:25 p.m. Panel Discussion: Access to Housing – Models for Anti-Discrimination and Affordability
3:30 p.m. Closing Remarks: Dr. Benjamin Campbell
4:00 p.m. Dessert Reception

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