TITLE: People Out of Place: The Sixties, The Supreme Court & Vagrancy Law
SPEAKER: Risa Goluboff
EVENT DATE: 04/11/2013
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 56 minutes
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Risa Goluboff examined how 1960s vagrancy laws served to keep marginalized populations in place and how the laws' undoing contributed to the era's social revolutions.
Speaker Biography: Risa Goluboff is an American Council of Learned Societies Frederick Burkhardt Fellow and resident scholar at the John W. Kluge Center in the Library of Congress.