Beyond the Gates: The Past and Future of Prison Education at Harvard

Date: 

Tuesday, March 6, 2018, 6:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre, Memorial Hall, 45 Quincy St

This capstone event will bring together representatives from the most innovative and dynamic programs in the country to testify to the range, scope, and depth of prison education. It will also consider the work that has been done at Harvard, what we can draw inspiration from, and where we can go from here.

Presented by: Charles Warren Center for Studies in American History
Tickets: Admission is free. Tickets required. Limit of 4 tickets per person. Tickets valid until 5:45PM. Tickets available by phone and online (for a fee) and in person at the Harvard Box Office – Farkas Hall, 10 Holyoke St., Cambridge.
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

This capstone event will bring together representatives from the most innovative and dynamic programs in the country to testify to the range, scope, and depth of prison education. It will also consider the work that has been done at Harvard, what we can draw inspiration from, and where we can go from here.

Panelists:
Steven Hahn and Jose Diaz, New York University, Prison Education Program
Garrett Felber and Paul Henry Grice, III, Liberation Literacy
Kaia Stern and Catherine Sirois, Harvard University Prison Studies Project
Michelle Jones, New York University, Indiana Women’s Prison Higher Education Program
Darren Mack, The Center for Justice at Columbia University, Just Leadership USA, Bard Prison Initiative