Special Lectures & Events

Bellarmine Forum Virtual Event

In addition to hosting a signature event in the fall, the Bellarmine Forum is comprised of multiple gatherings, exhibits, and lectures that students and community are welcome to attend. To see calendar information about upcoming scheduled activities, visit the Bellarmine Forum calendar here.

A Selection of Featured Spring 2021 Events 

CSJ Center Symposium

CSJ Center Symposium | Elevating Community Voices: Restorative Justice Practices at LMU

Feb. 4, 2021 | 12:30 p.m.

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Sarah Tyson headshot outside

Sharing Resentment, Rewriting Scripts: Alternative Responses to the Stanford Rape Trial
with Sarah Tyson, University of Colorado

Feb. 9, 2021 | 6:30 p.m.

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Sarah Tyson flyer 

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Police Northern Ireland

Perspectives on Police Reform and Abolition from Northern Ireland and the United States

Feb. 17, 2021 | 12 p.m.

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Boy looking out window at urban landscape

Halfway Home: Race, Punishment, and the Afterlife of Mass Incarceration
with Reuben Jonathan Miller, University of Chicago

Feb. 23, 2021 | 6:30 p.m.

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Healing circle

Change in Action: Careers in Restorative Justice

March 10, 2021 | 4 p.m. 

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Deva Woodly headshot

Reckoning: Black Lives Matter and the Democratic Necessity of Social Movements
with Deva Woodly, The New School

March 12, 2021 | 3 p.m.

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Bob and Helen Singleton

Organizing for Black Liberation: A Conversation Across Generations
with Bob and Helen Singleton

March 15, 2021 | 5:30 p.m.

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Beyond Prisons barb wire

Getting the Word Out
with Kim Wilson, Beyond Prisons Podcast

March 23, 2021 | 6:30 p.m.

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Perry Zurn

Curiosity and Transformative Political Resistance
with Perry Zurn, American University

April 13, 2021 | 6:30 pm

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A Selection of Featured Fall 2020 Events

Punishment & Prisons, Dungeons & Dark Tourism

Oct. 19, 2020 | 2 p.m.

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Two Women Creating Poster for March

Women Organizing for Justice and Opportunity

Oct. 19, 2020 | 6:30 p.m.

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Bars and text

Reflections on Justice: California Prisons Alternative Break

Oct. 28, 2020 | 6:45 p.m.

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Young Man and Woman Marching with Signs

Justice L.A. Panel

Nov. 9, 2020 | 6:30 p.m.

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Justice and Spirituality on Screen

Justice and Spirituality on Screen Series

Sep. 8, 2020 | 7 p.m. 
V for Vendetta

Oct. 6, 2020 | 7 p.m.
Juan of the Dead

Nov. 10, 2020 | 7 p.m.
Powwow Highway

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Police on bikes Los Angeles

Results of StudyLA’s Public Opinion Survey: Policing in Los Angeles

Dec. 11, 2020 | 2:30 p.m.

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