ERA Project Events

The ERA Project hosts educational panels, film screenings, white paper presentations and fundraisers.

Watch this space for upcoming events!

Register at bit.ly/mynameispaulimurray

The Center for Gender and Sexuality Law's Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) Project invites you to a free online screening of the documentary My Name Is Pauli Murray. The screening will be followed by a live Q&A with ERA Project Director, Ting Ting Cheng, and Betsy West and Julie Cohen -- the film's directors and Columbia alums.

The film looks at the life and ideas of Pauli Murray, a non-binary Black lawyer, activist, Episcopalian priest and poet who influenced both Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Thurgood Marshall.

This event is hosted by the ERA Project, a law and policy think tank established in January 2021 to develop academically rigorous research, policy papers, expert guidance, and strategic leadership on the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) to the U.S. Constitution, and on the role of the ERA in advancing the larger cause of gender-based justice.

Poster for February 8th event with Prof. Katherine Franke and Prof. Julie Suk

This event is part of the Front Lines of Gender Justice Speaker Series.

Monday, February 8, 2021

4:30pm - 6:00pm EST

Watch the recording.

Join Professor Katherine Franke (James L. Dohr Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the ERA Project), in conversation with Professor Julie Suk (CUNY Graduate Center) on the importance and challenges of the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA).

Julie C. Suk is a leading scholar of constitutional gender equality in the United States and around the world. Her recent book, We the Women: The Unstoppable Mothers of the Equal Rights Amendment, charts the legal, historical, and political significance of the ERA's current resurgence, enabled by generations of women constitution-makers.