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An Evening with Dr. Cornel West

Smithwick Theatre (1000)

January 17, 2020

6:30 p.m.


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Please join Dr. Cornel West to discuss democracy, race and justice. The evening will also include a question and answer session with Foothill College students.

See more information for tickets, including $35-$45 seats or a a pre-show reception and meet-and-greet.

Proceeds will benefit Foothill College Service Leadership and Equity scholarships.

Cornel West is a professor, philosopher, author and activist.

A prominent and provocative democratic intellectual, he is Professor of the Practice of Public Philosophy at Harvard University and holds the title of Professor Emeritus at Princeton University. He has also taught at Union Theological Seminary, Yale, Harvard, and the University of Paris. Cornel West graduated Magna Cum Laude from Harvard in three years and obtained his M.A. and Ph.D. in Philosophy at Princeton.

He has written 20 books and edited 13. He is best known for his classics "Race Matters" and "Democracy Matters."


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