Incarceration in America Conference

Friday, Oct 4 - Saturday, Oct 5 2019, 7:00 PM - 3:00 PM, CAPA Symposium
Friday, Oct 4 2019 7:00 PM Saturday, Oct 5 2019 3:00 PM America/New_York Incarceration in America Conference OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | This conference will focus on Decarceration: Getting Women Off Rikers and designing a new women’s jail, with panelists from the Women's Community Justice Association, and Older Prisoners, long-term prisoners, clemency, parole, post-release housing, children, with panelists from The Osborne Association. CAPA Symposium Bennington College

Friday, October 4

7:00 – 8:30 PM | The Solutions We Need: Leadership by those with Lived Experience

Panel discussion with the Osborne Association and the Women’s Community Justice Association
, moderated by DeAnna Hoskins (President and CEO, JustLeadershipUSA)

Saturday, October 5

10:30 AM – 12:00 noon | Beyond Rosie’s 2020: The VisionWomen’s Community Justice Association
Getting women off Rikers and designing a new women’s facility and community alternatives

1:00 – 2:30 PM | Justice Across Generations | The Osborne Association
Needed systemic changes to address the multi-generational effects and harms of mass incarceration and the punishment paradigm; children of incarcerated parents and the crisis of long-term incarceration and aging in prison will be central to the conversation and to reforming laws and policies on sentencing and parole

Free and open to the public | Saturday lunch will be served

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