The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Center for Justice, Law and Societies presents: "At the Frontlines, Emerging Voices on the Practice and Politics of Criminal Justice Reform"

Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
via Zoom

Presented by the Center for Justice, Law and Societies, this event will feature scholars working at the intersections o critical race theory, organizations theory, and critical criminology as they explore the historical roots of the crises in policing and our criminal systems. The discussion will also touch on the crisis of structural racism in the academy and our other social and political institutions.

The presenters include moderator Toussaint Losier, assistant professor, W.E.B. Du Bois Department of Afro-American Studies; Nathalie Amazan '20, recent graduate and 21st Century Leader Awardee; Kayla Preito-Hodge, graduate student in sociology; Nicole Gonzalez Van Cleve, associate professor, Brown University; and Amber Powell, graduate student at University of Minnesota.

The link to the Zoom meeting will be sent out to attendees prior to the event.