Monday: Author to discuss new book, ‘Locking Up Our Own’

Locking Up Our Own -- book coverYale law professor and author James Forman Jr. will discuss his new book, Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America, on Monday evening at UB’s John and Frances Angelos Law Center.

Monday, April 17, 2017
7-9 p.m.
Moot Courtroom (0 level)
John and Frances Angelos Law Center
1401 N. Charles St., Baltimore 21201

Forman will discuss the book with University of Baltimore School of Law Dean Ronald Weich, U.S. Court of Appeals Senior Judge Andre M. Davis and UB law Professor Odeana Neal.

Read two recent New York Times reviews of the book: “‘Locking Up Our Own,’ What Led to Mass Incarceration of Black Men” (April 11) and “Power and Punishment” (April 14) .

The event is sponsored by the UB School of Law and OSI-Baltimore (the Open Society Institute). It is part of OSI’s “Talking About Race” series. Learn more here.

Click here or on the image above to RSVP.

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