Salons at Stowe


Hartford's Problem with Affordable Housing

The Fight for Better Living Conditions

June 14, 2018



Matthew Desmond’s heartbreaking yet hopeful book Evicted
is the winner of the 2018 Stowe Prize.


Join Maria Cristina Cuerda, Connecticut Fair Housing Center, and
Cori Mackey and Rev. Al Johnson from Christian Activities Council
for a conversation on affordable housing in Hartford.


Special guests: Josh Serrano, Milagros Ortiz, and Yulissa Espinal, Hartford tenants who successfully ousted their landlord.


Buy Evicted in the Stowe Museum Store
Store Hours


Note: Mr. Desmond will not attend the event. Hear him speak September 5 at a free afternoon program or a ticketed fundraising dinner, The Big Tent Jubilee.


More about Evicted, Desmond and the Stowe Prize


Learn about Desmond’s eviction research at Princeton University


With thanks to
Legacy Presenting Sponsor

Location Harriet Beecher Stowe Center
Doors Open 5 PM
Program 5:30-7 PM
Cori Mackey
Christian Activities Council
Maria Cristina Cuerda
CT Fair Housing Center
Rev. Al Johnson
Christian Activities Council