Join Us Today for an SCCNYC event to celebrate/commemorate Juneteenth!
Thursday, June 17, 2021 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM (ET)
Do you know that many have charted the evolution of the modern carceral system beginning with its roots in slavery, officially ended 150 years ago, and connect the movement to abolish slavery in our historical past with today's movement to abolish prisons?
By centering the voices of currently and formerly incarcerated people through poetry, Meredith Nnoka '14, carceral justice advocate and published poet, commemorates (celebrates) Juneteenth, with a virtual talk that outlines the history of mass incarceration and the current national debate around criminal justice reform in the U.S.
To learn more, click here.
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Limit: 100 participants
Cost: Free to Members and Non-members
You must be registered before 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 17 to join the event. The Zoom link and password details will be shared by 5:00 pm on the day prior to the event and again, a few hours prior to the event.
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