May 21, 2019
Please join for a roundtable discussion at the Heyman Center on the aims and challenges of teaching philosophy in jails and prisons.
May 18, 2019
Through a collaboration between El Museo del Barrio and Columbia University’s Justice-in-Education Initiative, incarcerated people created art on the theme of self-care...
March 29, 2019 - March 31, 2019
Join The Ahimsa Collective for a three day training, where participants will explore restorative approaches to sexual harm and the systems that support it.
March 26, 2019
What is the cultural and political purpose of higher education in an era of mass incarceration?
March 25, 2019
Panelists will discuss changes necessary to redesign delivery of Rikers' mental health services in order to treat and stabilize people within a public health, rather than...
March 14, 2019
This event will explore the possibilities and challenges of combining literary art and social justice.
March 13, 2019
Join Open House New York for the public premiere of a short film that explores the vision for community-based jails proposed as part of the city's efforts to reform the...
March 13, 2019
This program will comprise a panel discussion with a diverse group of experts considering the role of religion in the immigrants’ rights movements of the 1980s and today.
March 7, 2019 - March 10, 2019
Beyond the Bars 2019 will focus on women and girls: the impact of incarceration and criminalization on women and girls, their families and communities.
February 22, 2019
A conversation about ending legalized slavery in the United States and abolishing the prison system as we know it