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Screening of Ava DuVernay’s "13th" and a Panel Discussion on Prison Abolition

Braun Room, Andover Hall, 45 Francis Ave.
Wed., Mar. 22, 2017, 6 – 9 p.m.

Screening of Ava DuVernay’s "13th" and a Panel Discussion on Prison Abolition

“In this thought-provoking documentary, scholars, activists, and politicians analyze the criminalization of African Americans and the U.S. prison boom” (as quoted from Netflix).

A trailer for the documentary can be viewed here.

Followed by a panel discussion featuring Dr. Treva Lindsey, Associate Professor of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at The Ohio State University & W.E.B. Du Bois Research Fellow; and Derecka Purnell, Community Organizer and HLS student.

Moderated by Karlene Griffiths-Sekou, MDiv candidate.

Gazette Classification: Film, Religion
SponsorHDS Student Association 
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Date: 
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 18:00