UNLV’s Program on Race, Gender & Policing present:
Symposium:  Race AND Gender AND Policing

To Be Published April 2021

Hillary Potter
Associate Professor and Associate Dean for Inclusive Practice, University of Colorado

Stewart Chang, Frank Rudy Cooper, and Addie C. Rolnick
Professors at UNLV Boyd School of Law and co-facilitators of its Program on Race, Gender, and Policing


Topics of Discussion

"Locked Up" and "Locked Out"
Mario Barnes - Dean of the University of Washington School of Law

The Death of Loreal Tsingine 
Theresa Rocha Beardall - Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech, Department of Sociology

Deadly Police Shootings as Wrongful Convictions
Valena Beety - Professor and Deputy Director of the Academy for Justice at the Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor School of Law

The Elusiveness of Self-Defense for the Black Transgender Community
Shawn Fields – Assistant Professor, Campbell University Law School

An Empirical Analysis of the Racial and Gender Differences That Remain in NYC Policing
Henry F. Fradella - Professor and Associate Director, Arizona State University School of Criminology and Criminal Justice
Weston J. Morrow – Professor, University of Nevada, Reno, Department of Criminal Justice
Michael D. White - Professor and Associate Director, Arizona State University School of Criminology and Criminal Justice 

The Impact of Covid-19 in Prisons, Jails, and Detention Centers
Danielle C. Jefferis, Assistant Professor, California Western School of Law

Women of Color in Immigration Enforcement
Kit Johnson – Associate Professor, University of Oklahoma, College of Law

Anomalous Anatomies:  How the TSA Should Screen for Transgender People
John M. Kang - Professor at the University of New Mexico School of Law
Karissa J. Kang – LGBTQ Activist, Student at Emory College

Policing Race and Sex/Gender During the Pandemic
Elizabeth MacDowell, Professor and Director, Family Justice Clinic, UNLV

Enough! Eliminating Police Abuse of Individuals of Color with Disabilities
Ann C. McGinley, Professor and Co-Director, Workplace Law Program, UNLV

Juvenile Probation:  A Form of Family Regulation
Jyoti Nanda, Associate Professor, Golden Gate University Law School

Bibliography of Selected Race and Gender and Policing Articles 2011-20
Frank Rudy Cooper – Professor and Director of Race, Gender, and Policing Program, UNLV
Elizabeth Manriquez – Scholarly Communications Librarian, University of Wisconsin Law School Library