Social Justice

Un/Equal Freedoms: Expressions for Social Justice

Request for Proposal: Call to Artists

This is an invitation to individuals and/or groups in all mediums to submit proposals for inclusion in the Un/Equal Freedoms: Expressions for Social Justice inaugural exhibition.  Artworks should reckon with the unequal freedoms embedded within our social st

Claudia Rankine Brings Her Work off the Page

November 16, 2020
On November 4, 2020, poet, essayist, playwright, and editor Claudia Rankine delivered a virtual reading and lecture at the Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem Museum of Art at UC Davis based on her new book, Just Us: An American Conversation.

Laying the Groundwork

November 06, 2020
A widespread effort to achieve environmental justice in Sacramento is gaining momentum.

Solutions of the Year

Presented by: Next City

Join Next City for our live, four-day Solutions of the Year virtual event series.  This year we will introduce you directly to the practitioners and writers from our editors’ picks for the 20 best solutions of 2020.

Humanizing Deportation: The Faces of Contemporary Migration

October 30, 2020
Irwin, a professor of Spanish, and teams of UC Davis graduate students, as well as collaborators from several Mexican institutions, have carried out fieldwork all over Mexico and California, facilitating the production of hundreds of personal stories on issues relating to deportation.