Watch the 2016 'DEIS Impact Keynote Address here!

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2017 Keynote Address

Rebecca Walker

Rebecca Walker, sitting down, with white flowers in the backgroundTuesday, Jan. 31, 7:30 p.m. in the Shapiro Campus Center Theater
Founder of the Third Wave Fund for Social Justice, Walker was named by Time Magazine as one of the most influential leaders of her generation. Bestselling author of "Black White & Jewish: Autobiography of a Shifting Self" and many other works, she brings two decades of experience, insight, and innovation to the global conversation about identity, culture and power. For the full bio click here.

Ticket Information: 
For free tickets to the ’DEIS Impact keynote address for those on campus, stop by Brandeis Tickets in the Shapiro Campus Center atrium during the following hours when classes are in session: Monday-Friday, noon-6 p.m. or Saturday, noon-4 p.m. (maximum two tickets per Brandeis ID). Off-campus guests please email or call 877-736-4098 with your name, address, email and phone number.  Please indicate the number of tickets you would like (maximum four tickets per person).  For group ticket inquiries, please contact Elisa Searle in the Office of Special Events at or 781-736-4037All ticket requests must be received no later than Jan. 30.