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Talk: “Prison, Women, and Change: A Conversation with Nkechi Taifa and Susan Rosenberg”

Mar 22, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

| Free
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Susan Rosenberg, a former political prisoner turned writer and teacher, and Nkechi Taifa, Senior Policy Analyst with the Open Society, discuss how movements for change and justice have developed over the last twenty-five years. What has women’s leadership meant for the prison movement? How has mass incarceration continued the long history of racism in American life?

Part of the ongoing Sackler Center series “States of Denial: The Illegal Incarceration of Women, Children, and People of Color.”
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor
Free with Museum admission.

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Date:
Mar 22, 2015
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
http://www.brooklynmuseum.org/calendar/event/8472

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Brooklyn Museum
Phone:
718-501-6354
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Website:
http://www.brooklynmuseum.org/calendar/event/7118