2021 Conference: TBA
2019 Conference: Mass Incarceration and Racial Justice
Mass Incarceration and Racial Justice Conference Program
Saint Louis University Campus
Pere Marquette Gallery
DuBourg Hall, 2nd Floor (221 North Grand Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63103)
Friday, March 22, 2019
Light breakfast at Pere Marquette Gallery
Welcome by Chris Duncan, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Saint Louis University
9:00 a.m.–10:45 a.m.
Eric Miller (Loyola Law School, Los Angeles), “The Duties to Resist the Police on the Street”
Brandon Hogan (Howard University), comments
Colleen McCluskey (Saint Louis University), session chair
11:00 a.m.–12:45 p.m.
Erin Kelly (Tufts University), “Harm Reduction in Criminal Justice”
Myisha Cherry (University of California, Riverside), comments
Mary Gould, (Saint Louis University), session chair
1:00 p.m.–2:15 p.m.
2:30 p.m.–4:15 p.m.
Ekow Yankah (Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law), “Punishing the Polity”
Raff Donelson (Louisiana State University), comments
Sarah Cate (Saint Louis University), session chair
4:30 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Wade Memorial Session
Fr. Theodore Vitali (Saint Louis University), Introduction
Tommie Shelby (Harvard University), “Prison Abolition? The Limits of Functional Critique”
Scott Berman (Saint Louis University), session chair