Talk: 'Compulsory - Education and the Dispossession of Youth in a Prison School'

Event Details

March 19, 2018
7:00 pm

Furcolo Hall

Room: 102

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Contact:
John Ciampa
413-545-2249

Sabina E. Vaught is Associate Professor and Director of Educational Studies in the Department of Education at Tufts University, where she has affiliations in Africana, American, and Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. She researches state institutional contexts and dynamics of insurgent and counterinsurgent knowledge exchange. Her most recent book, Compulsory: Education and the Dispossession of Youth in a Prison School (University of Minnesota Press), is an ethnographic examination of school Inside one state's juvenile prison schooling system and its relation to a nexus of state and private power structures Outside. 

Event Category

Diversity