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.
“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
Sponsor: HDS Student Association