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The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and Why it Matters Today

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UCLA Faculty Center - Main Dining Hall

480 Charles E Young Drive East

Los Angeles, CA 90095

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Heather Ann Thompson, Professor of History and African Studies at University of Michigan, will discuss her Pulitzer Prize winning book, Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and its Legacy.

Co-sponsored by the Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies, UCLA Department of African American Studies, UCLA Department of History, Dean of UCLA Social Sciences, UCLA Luskin Center for History and Policy, and the UCLA Prison Law and Policy Program.

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