International Studies Summer Speaker Series: "13th": Racism and Mass Incarceration in the U.S.

July 22, 2020
5 - 6pm EDT
Online
Registration is required
This event is free

Who can attend?

  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Students
  • General public

Contact

International Studies Leadership Council
203-451-8209

Description

Adam Sheingate and Robert Lieberman, both professors of political science at Johns Hopkins, will discuss Ava DuVernay's documentary 13th and The Carceral State and American Political Development by Vesla Weaver, Johns Hopkins associate professor of political science and sociology, and co-author Amy Lerman of UC Berkeley, for the International Studies Leadership Council and the Political Science Department.

Weaver's book discusses the foundational role policing plays in American politics and governance. Registered attendees will get a copy ahead of time.

Please attend the event by using the Zoom link.

Who can attend?

  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Students
  • General public

Registration

Registration is required

Please RSVP by July 22 at 5 p.m.

Contact

International Studies Leadership Council
203-451-8209