Ahead of the Game with Arts & Letters


Location: LaBar Recital Hall, O'Neill Hall

"Looking Back to Move Forward: The 1975 Voting Rights Act and Its Relevance to Today"

Luis Fraga, the Joseph and Elizabeth Robbie Professor of Political Science, the Rev. Donald P. McNeill, C.S.C., Professor of Transformative Latino Leadership, and director of the Institute for Latino Studies

Who can vote, how much their vote will count, and the implications for who wins and who loses have long been issues in American politics. What implications does the nation’s past history regarding voting rights have for debates about voter suppression today? 

Free and open to the public.

Full schedule here.