The Cube, Crescent Arts Centre, University Road
14th March: 7.30pm – 9.00pm
Carmen Perez is the National Co-Chair of the Women’s March on Washington, which drew over 5 million people across the globe in 2017 who marched in resistance of hatred and bigotry, affirming women of all identities’ rights as human beings.
Carmen received the Justice, Peace, and Freedom Award at the 2016 AFL-CIO Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Civil and Human Rights Awards and has been a featured speaker at Harvard University, Columbia University, and the University of California. In 2017 Carmen was named one of Fortune’s Top 50 World Leaders and one of TIME’s most influential people. She has dedicated 20 years to advocating for many of today’s important civil rights issues, including mass incarceration, gender equity, violence prevention, racial healing and community policing.
Image: DeRonn Kidd Photography