Former public defender James Forman, Jr. is a leading critic of mass incarceration and its disproportionate impact on people of color. Since 2011, Forman has taught constitutional law and a course called “Race, Class, and Punishment” at Yale Law School. A graduate of Brown University and Yale Law School, he worked as a law clerk for Justice Sandra Day O’Connor. His book, Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America, was awarded the 2018 Pulitzer Prize in Nonfiction.
Advanced registration required; register online, beginning Monday, December 3, 2018. Admission: $60 per person; Table of 10, $550.
Deadline for registration: Tuesday, January 29, 2019, midnight. All seats are reserved in order of receipt of registration and payment. All sales are final. No refunds will be given. For more information, call 410-396-5494.
MahoganyBooks will have copies of James Forman, Jr.'s books for sale at a book signing following the program.
Saturday, February 2, 2019 at 8:30am to 12:00pm
Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel 700 Aliceanna Street, Baltimore, MD 21202