Nov 10 2021

CLIMATES OF INEQUALITY – Ironbound Community Corporation

November 10, 2021

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM


Chicago, IL 60612

Join the UIC Latino Cultural Center for a series of online conversations this fall with environmental and climate justice advocates from across the country and abroad. Their work reveals frameworks and solutions that utilize a justice and equity lens integrating social and economic issues to address toxic pollution and combat climate crisis. Students in LALS 495/ ANTH 494/ MUSE 400 will facilitate the conversations.

Maria Lopez Nuñez is the Director of Environmental Justice and Community Development at Ironbound Community Corporation. Maria will talk about challenging the current political system, holding power brokers and polluters accountable while fighting for environmental, housing, immigrant, and racial justice.

When: Wednesday, November 10, 2021 | 4:30-5:30PM CST

Where: virtual RSVP coming soon...

Co-sponsored by the UIC Department of Anthropology, CIM2AS, the Global Migration Working Group, Institute for the Humanities, the Honors College, L@s GANAS, LALS Program, Museums and Exhibition Studies (MUSE) Program, and Sustainability Fee.



Date posted

Aug 19, 2021

Date updated

Aug 19, 2021