Special Events

 

A Conversation with 2013 Stowe Prize Winner Michelle Alexander

Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness

February 28th, 2018

Michelle Alexander is author of The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, a stunning account of the rebirth of a caste-like system in the United States, one that has resulted in millions of African Americans locked behind bars and then relegated to a permanent second-class status—denied the very rights supposedly won in the Civil Rights Movement. The New Jim Crow tells a truth our nation has been reluctant to face.

 

About the author

 

This is a free but ticketed event

The Stowe Center has a limited number of free tickets.
Contact us if interested.

 

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Parking:

Welte Garage
GPS address 105 Ella Grasso Blvd,
New Britain, CT 06053

 

Sponsored by
Mosaic Committee of the Student Union Board of Governors with support from the Institute for Regional and Municipal Policy, the CCSU College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, The Committee on Concerns for Women, and
the Harriet Beecher Stowe Center

Location Welte Auditorium, Central Connecticut State University
Doors Open 5 PM
Program 6 PM
ONLINE DISCUSSION