2nd Annual Symposium 2008: Race, Sexuality, and the Law: Abercrombie, Imus and Beyond

‚Äč1. Welcome by Jerry Kang; Student Panel


  • Leah Goodridge
  • Amanda Simpson
  • Regina Du
  • Shayla Myers
  • Yvonne My

2. Marketplaces and Desires: the economics of racial and homoerotic representation

Moderated by Devon W. Carbado - Professor of Law, UCLA School of Law


  • David L. Eng - Professor of English and Comparative Literature, Program in Asian American Studies, University of Pennsylvania
  • Phillip A. Goff - Assistant Professor of Psychology, Pennsylvania State University
  • Cheryl l. Harris - Professor of Law, UCLA School of Law
  • Cleo Manago - Founder and CEO of Amassi Wellness and Cultural Centers; Founder of Black Men's Xchange
  • Jahan Sagafi - Partner, Lieff, Cabraser, Heimann & Bernstein, LLP

3. Misrepresentation and Misogyny: intersections of gender, culture, and media

Moderated by Kimberle W. Crenshaw - Professor of Law, UCLA School of Law


  • Mary Anne Case - Arnold I. Shure Professor of Law, University of Chicago Law School
  • Sonia Katyal - Associate Professor of Law, Fordham University School of Law
  • Mignon R. Moore - Assistant Professor of Sociology, UCLA
  • Horacio N. Roque Ramirez - Assistant Professor, Chicana/o Studies, UC Santa Barbara
  • Dean Spade - Law Teaching Fellow, UCLA School of Law, Williams Institute

4. Keynote Address

Dr. Dwight McBride - Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Professor of African-American Studies, English, and Gender & Women's Studies, University of Illinois at Chicago