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Saturday, June 18 • 9:00am - 10:30am
Writing For Transformative Justice

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How can we shift media narratives that center a carceral culture? We will look at how media narratives reinforce the idea of punishment as a goal and we will examine transformative justice-oriented media storytelling by feminists of color. We will talk about how writing our own stories is transformative. Participants will emerge with tools to use writing for healing, justice-seeking and transformation.


Maya Schenwar

Maya Schenwar is Truthout’s editor-in-chief and a coeditor of “Who Do You Serve? Who Do You Protect? Police Violence and Resistance in the United States.” She is also the author of “Locked Down, Locked Out: Why Prison Doesn’t Work and How We Can Do Better.” Her work on... Read More →

Saturday June 18, 2016 9:00am - 10:30am EDT
State Hall: Room 112
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