Lunch with the League of Women Voters

Friday, June 26, 2015 at 12:00 PM


Marie Callendars Restaraunt
15363 Culver Dr
Irvine, CA 92604
United States
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Becky Newman


Reproductive Justice in An Era of Resistance

goodwin.jpgMichele Bratcher Goodwin joined the faculty at the University of California-Irvine School of Law on July 1, 2014 as Chancellor's Professor of Law.  She is also the Founding Director of the Center for Biotechnology and Global Health Policy. Previously she held the Everett Fraser Chair in Law with joint appointments at the Medical School and School of Public Health at the University of Minnesota. She is the founder of the Institute for Global Child Advocacy and President of the US Chapter of Defence for Children International. 

Professor Goodwin also holds appointments in Public Health and Gender & Sexuality Studies at UC Irvine. Prior to law teaching, Michele  was a Gilder Lehrman Post-Doctoral Fellow at Yale University.  She has served as a Visiting Fellow at Columbia University Law School and the University of California. She was a Visiting Professor at the University of Chicago.
Professor Goodwin has been a featured guest on National Public Radio, Minnesota Public Radio, Wisconsin Public Radio, CBS Radio, PBS (WTTW Affiliate), the Australian Broadcast Channel, and local news affiliates: NBC, Fox, CBS, among others. She is the author of more than 70 articles, essays, and book chapters as well as several books, including Black Markets: The Supply and Demand of Body Parts; Baby Markets: Money and the New Politics of Creating Families; and the highly anticipated, forthcoming publication Policing the Womb.

Menu - Please choose one of the following: 

Grilled Rosemary Chicken
French Dip with Coleslaw
Gorgonzola Cheese, Pecans, Greens and Chicken Salad
Soup and Salad Bar

All entrees include Marie's cornbread, fountain beverage, coffee or iced tea, and a piece of apple, chocolate cream pie, or lemon meringue pie.  Take home boxes will be readily available. The cost of the meal is $20.
RVSP with menu choice or for more information call Becky Newman at 949-786-1669 or email [email protected]
Respond by Thursday evening, June 25.

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