Past Events

CANCELLED: Marking Time: Art in the Age of Mass Incarceration

April 5, 2020 - August 23, 2020

MoMA PS1 announces a new exhibit on art and mass incarceration.

Institute for Innovation in Prosecution Remote Book Club

March 31, 2020

Since challenging times call for challenging books, the Institute for Innovation in Prosecution has created a remote book club.

CANCELLED: Just Societies Speaker Series: Bruce Western

March 26, 2020

The Division of Social Science in the Faculty of Arts & Sciences at Columbia University presents the Just Societies Speaker Series.

Film Screening: In Their Shoes

March 12, 2020

Please join for a screening of In Their Shoes, Unheard Stories of Reentry and Recovery, an award-winning documentary about a group of men whose lives intersect in a...

2020 Natalie Boymel Kampen Memorial Lecture: Dan-el Padilla Peralta

March 5, 2020

Dan-el Padilla Peralta will deliver the 2020 Natalie Boymel Kampen Memorial Lecture in Feminist Criticism and History.

Radical Enfranchisement in the Jury Room and Public Life

February 27, 2020

Join the Holder Initiative for a book launch and panel discussion for Radical Enfranchisement in the Jury Room and Public Life by Sonali Chakravarti.

Panel Discussion on Bail Reform

February 26, 2020

The Criminal Justice Caucus and Center for Justice at Columbia present a panel discussion on bail reform.

CANCELLED: Per(Sister): Incarcerated Women of Louisiana

February 21, 2020 - May 9, 2020

Per(Sister): Incarcerated Women of Louisiana shares the stories of currently and formerly incarcerated women in Louisiana, and illuminates the myriad issues as identified...

“Just Mercy” Screening and Reception

February 20, 2020

Please join the Holder Initiative for a special screening of Just Mercy.

Ending Torturous Conditions in Our Prison Systems: A Teach-in and Fundraiser

February 19, 2020

The Beyond the Bars fellows are hosting a teach-in and fundraiser to learn about the current crises in Mississippi prisons and the efforts to end torturous conditions in...