Tue, 11/13/2012 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Michelle Alexander on "Incarceration Nation"
Michelle Alexander – Incarceration Nation (lecture)
Michelle Alexander is Associate Professor of Law at Ohio State University and author of "The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness." She is a civil rights lawyer, advocate, and legal scholar. As an associate professor of law at Stanford Law School, she directed the Civil Rights Clinics and pursued a research agenda focused on the intersection of race and criminal justice.