Sara Bennett

Defense Attorney/ Photographer

Sara Bennett has been a public defender specializing in battered women and the wrongly convicted, book author (The Case Against Homework), anti-homework advocate (founding the non-profit Stop Homework) and has taught yoga to women and children in a homeless shelter. Her photo essay, Spirit on the Inside: Reflections on Doing Time with Judith Clark, was selected for the 2014 INFOCUS Juried Exhibition of Self- Published Books at the Phoenix Art Museum. Her series, Life After Life in Prison, has been exhibited more than a dozen times, and been featured on, among others, the Metropolitan Section of the New York TimesPBS New Hour/Art Beat, the Marshall Project, Everyday Incarceration, and the Washington Post photo blog.