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Dr. Jason M. Williams: Race as a Carceral Terrain: Black Lives Matter Meets Reentry

  • January 7, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Dr. Jason M. Williams will unpack the criminalizing elements of race as a broader social control mechanism.

Dr. Jason M. Williams will unpack the criminalizing elements of race as a broader social control mechanism. In doing so, he will introduce excerpts from a recently published special issue he edited in The Prison Journal that looks at the connection between Black Lives Matter and reentry.

Dr. Williams is an Assistant Professor of Justice Studies at Montclair State University. His main areas of research are race, gender and justice, reentry and punishment, policing, and the broader implications of social control.

Details

Date:
January 7, 2020
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Eastern State Penitentiary
Phone:
215-236-3300
Email:
info@easternstate.org
Website:
www.easternstate.org

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Eastern State Penitentiary
2027 Fairmount Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19130 United States
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Phone:
215-236-3300
Website:
www.easternstate.org