Past Events

Juvenile Justice in the 21st Century Discussion Panel

February 24, 2021

A panel discussion centered around the shortcomings of juvenile justice in the last half-century, as well as possible avenues for reform in the future.

Pens to Pictures

January 28, 2021

Presented in conjunction with Marking Time: Art in the Age of Mass Incarceration, Pens to Pictures co-presents an evening of screenings and conversation.

Women Cooking In Prison

December 12, 2020

A Virtual Cooking Event with Returning Citizens: Learn How to Make Gourmet Meals with the Same Ingredients Women Used in Prison!

Beyond the Inferno: Formerly Incarcerated Voices

November 30, 2020

Formerly incarcerated men and women re-imagine Dante’s Divine Comedy and its resonance to issues related to social justice and mass incarceration.

Ernie and Joe: Crisis Cops

November 9, 2020

Ernie and Joe is an intimate portrait of two Texas police officers who are helping change the way police respond to mental health calls.

Changing Lenses: Justice in the Eyes of Science and the People Impacted

October 26, 2020

Hear from experts and people directly impacted by the criminal justice system about formulating new approaches to justice.

Together Towards Justice

October 24, 2020

Join Advancing Real Change (ARC), Inc for Together Towards Justice, a virtual event celebrating excellence in mitigation.

Incarceration and Detention During COVID-19

October 22, 2020

Event of Note: a conversation about the effects of Covid-19 on incarcerated people and those held in immigration detention.

A 'Black August' Roundtable on the 13th Amendment and Prison Slavery

August 31, 2020

The roundtable discussion will be moderated by Nefer Nitty, Esq. and Mika’il DeVeaux, Ph.D. joined by panelists William Carter, Jr., Soffiyah Elijah, Alexis Hoag, and...

The Digital Abolition Hour: Abolition 101

August 13, 2020

Join for a conversation on abolition with organizers Bridgette Simpson and Micah Herskind.