Time: 6:30 pm to 8 pm
Contact: Christian Bolden · email@example.com · 504-865-3124
Location: Miller Hall 114
Jill McCorkel, Ph.D. will be discussing her recent book: "Breaking Women: Gender, Race, and the New Politics of Imprisonment." Her ethnography of a women's prison examines the results of the drug war, which has increased the incarceration of women and changed the way in which women are punished.
Event Sponsors: African and African American Studies, Criminal Justice, Women's Resource Center