Founding member or ACT-UP, Bill Dobbs, came to St. Francis College on February 9, 2016 for the Spring 2016 Senior Citizen Lecture Series: New Protest Movements.
Watch Bill Dobbs talk about AIDS Activism
He spoke to the class after a screening go the documentary, United in Anger: A History of ACT UP, about the birth and life of the AIDS activist movement.
The lecture series was organized by St. Francis College Professors Emily Horowtiz and Sara Haviland.
Lectures are sponsored by American Studies, History, the Center for Crime & Popular Culture, the Institute for Peace & Justice, Provost's Office, Sociology & Criminal Justice, and the Women's Center.