Week of Oct 19-25, 2014

Thursday 23 October

From Good Girls to "Real" Criminals

Time: 6:30 pm to 8 pm

Contact: Christian Bolden · cbolden@zmail.loyno.edu · 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.

Free Event

Event Sponsors: African and African American Studies, Criminal Justice, Women's Resource Center

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