Bending Towards Justice?

APR 19, 5:30PM

@New York Live Arts Studios

Tickets start at $10

Bending Towards Justice?


It is widely known that the United States has the highest incarceration rate in the world, and that people of color are disproportionately affected.  Adam Foss, Meg Reiss, Michelle JonesSteven Teles, and David Dagan and moderator Max Kenner debate the current state and future vision of criminal justice in America.

Adam Foss | Director/Founder of Prosecutor Integrity

Meg Reiss | Executive Director, the Institute for Innovation in Prosecution at John Jay College

Michelle Jones | scholar, activist, playwright and formerly incarcerated

Steven Teles & David Dagan | Co-authors Prison Break: Why Conservatives Turned Against Mass Incarceration

Max Kenner | Founder/Director, Bard Prison Initiative