From Slave to Criminal in One Amendment

Join the Zoukis Collaborative and #GUSPoliSci for the screening of the new documentary The 13th preceded by an expert panel on criminal justice reform and racial inequality. Panel is 5:00 - 6:30 pm and the film about the 13th amendment will air 6:30 - 8:30 pm.

Panelists include:

  • Mark Loudon-Brown, Southern Center for Human Rights, pictured here
  • Kenya Johnson, Sr. ADA for Fulton County
  • Park Cannon, GA House Rep. District 58 (D)
  • Wendell Willard, GA House Rep. District 51 (R).

This film by Ava Duvernay opened recently at the NY Film Festival and explores racism and mass incarceration in the U.S. Here's a link to the trailer:  http://deadline.com/2016/09/the-13th-trailer-ava-duvernay-documentary-racism-mass-incarceration-movie-1201826202/

 

 

 

Thursday, November 3, 2016 at 5:00pm to 8:30pm

Urban Life Building, 220
140 Decatur Street, Atlanta, GA

Event Type

Arts & Humanities, Film

Audience

Students, Faculty/Staff, Alumni, Public

Campus

Atlanta Campus

Colleges and Schools

College of Arts and Sciences

Cost

Free

Department

Political Science

Hashtag

#GSUPoliSci

Does this event require an admission surcharge and/or seating arrangement notification?

No

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