Yale Law School Events

January 28, 2019

January 28 Monday

James A. Thomas Lecture with Professor Matthew Desmond

  • 4:30PM to 6:00PM
  • Yale Law School, Calabresi Faculty Lounge

Matthew Desmond is the is the Maurice P. During Professor of Sociology at Princeton University. After receiving his Ph.D. in 2010 from the University of Wisconsin at Madison, he joined the Harvard Society of Fellows as a Junior Fellow. He is the author of four books, including Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City (2016), which won the Pulitzer Prize, National Book Critics Circle Award, and Carnegie Medal, and PEN / John Kenneth Galbraith Award for Nonfiction.

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