Join us for the first event of the Rapoport Center's Fall 2017 Colloquium! The Colloquium will address the human rights issues that arise in the context of labor and the local and global inequalities that characterize workers' rights in the 21st Century.
Professor Brishen Rogers will give a talk entitled, "Rethinking the Future of Work: Law, Technology, and Economic Citizenship." Brishen Rogers is an Associate Professor of Law at Temple University Beasley School of Law, and his research interests include international and transnational labor law, technology and the future of work, race citizenship and labor regimes, and law and economic inequality. He has also authored and co-authored a number of texts that address current issues in labor law. Rogers has served as a Climenko Fellow and Lecturer at Harvard Law School, a Braudel Senior Fellow at the European University Institute in Florence, and a Visiting Professor at Washington University in St. Louis. He frequently appears in the media on issues surrounding labor rights in the sharing economy. Rogers holds a BA from the University of Virginia and a JD from Harvard Law School.
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Monday, October 2, 2017 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
School of Law, Sheffield-Massey Room (TNH 2.111)
727 East Dean Keeton Street, Austin, TX 78705