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Panel Discussion: Piper Kerman: “Sentenced to Change”
Mar 15, 2014 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm| $12
Piper Kerman, author of the memoir Orange Is the New Black: My Year in a Women’s Prison, the basis for the Netflix original series, leads a conversation among an inspiring group of formerly incarcerated women who have initiated criminal justice reform.
Panelists include Steeda McGruder, founder of Sisters That Been There; Vivian Nixon, Executive Director of the College and Community Fellowship at CUNY; and Tina Reynolds, founder of Women On the Rise Telling Her Story (WORTH) and a leader of the national reproductive justice campaign, Birthing Behind Bars.
Part of the series, “States of Denial: The Illegal Incarceration of Women, Children, and People of Color,” the Sackler Center’s seventh anniversary cycle of public programs.
Free with museum admission