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CANCELED - Just Societies Speaker Series: Bruce Western

March 26, 2020
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM EDT


The East Gallery, Maison Française, 515 West 116th Street Buell Hall New York, New York 10027

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Due to Columbia University coronaviris response policies, this event has been canceled.

The Division of Social Science is proud to present the Just Societies Speaker Series, one of the signature initiatives of Dean Fredrick Harris.

These lectures spotlight the research of outstanding scholars working on a range of important issues, including mass incarceration, marginalized communities and the legal system, and the social impacts of climate change.

All events are free and open to the public. Guests are encouraged to RSVP to reserve seats.

We hope to see you this semester!

Bruce Western
Bryce Professor of Sociology and Social Justice
Columbia University
Homeward: Life in the Year After Prison
March 26, 2020, 4:00pm-5:30pm
The East Gallery, Maison Française


Bruce Western

Co-Director, Justice Lab
Bryce Professor of Sociology and Social Justice; Chair, Department of Sociology


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