You’re Invited: Join Us for a Big Ideas Night on the Crucial, Timely Topic of Criminal Justice Reform

By Allan Spencer | October 19 2020 | First-Year Reading: Social JusticeFirst-Year Reading: Memoir & Biography

Join us on Wednesday, October 21 at 8:00 PM ET on Zoom for a crucial, timely Big Ideas Night on Criminal Justice Reform with a panel of expert authors: Brittany K. Barnett, attorney, entrepreneur, and author of A Knock at Midnight: A Story of Hope, Justice, and FreedomEmily BazelonNew York Times Magazine staff writer and author of Charged: The New Movement to Transform American Prosecution and End Mass Incarceration; and Shaka Senghor, motivational speaker, member of Oprah’s SuperSoul 100, and author of Writing My Wrongs: Life, Death, and Redemption in an American Prison.

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A Knock at Midnight
A Story of Hope, Justice, and Freedom
978-1-9848-2578-0
An urgent call to free those buried alive by America's legal system, and an inspiring true story about unwavering belief in humanity--from a gifted young lawyer whose journey marks the emergence of a powerful new voice in the movement to transform the system.
Hardcover

Charged
The New Movement to Transform American Prosecution and End Mass Incarceration
978-0-399-59003-0
A renowned investigative journalist exposes the unchecked power of the prosecutor as a driving force in America's mass incarceration crisis, and also offers a way out in this New York Times bestseller.
Paperback

Writing My Wrongs
Life, Death, and Redemption in an American Prison
978-1-101-90731-3
Now in paperback, the critically acclaimed New York Times bestselling story of a man who went from being a convicted murderer to becoming a lecturer at the University of Michigan, a mentor and motivational speaker at conferences like TED and Aspen Ideas, a leading voice for criminal justice reform, and an inspiration to thousands.
Paperback