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BEYOND THE SCHOOL TO PRISON PIPELINE: Radical Perspectives on Criminalization & State Violence Across State Institutions

Tuesday, February 12, 2013
  3–5 p.m.

Location: CHASS Interdisciplinary Bldg South 1113
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Category: Lecture

Description:

THE CRITICAL ETHNIC STUDIES RESEARCH CENTER PRESENTS:


BEYOND THE SCHOOL


TO PRISON PIPELINE:


Radical Perspectives on Criminalization


& State Violence Across State Institutions


Tuesday, February 12th / 3-5pm / INTS 1113


 


João Costa Vargas


“Borrowed Land as Prison:


Spectacles of Homeland Warfare in Rio de Janeiro”


Associate Professor, University of Texas Austin, African and African Diaspora Studies


Author of Never Meant to Survive: Genocide and Utopias in Black Diaspora Communities


(Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2010)


 


Damien Sojoyner (formerly Schnyder)


“Undoing the Myth of the School-to-Prison Pipeline”


Assistant Professor, Intercollegiate Department of Africana Studies,


The Claremont Colleges - Scripps College


 


Connie Wun


“Zero Tolerance Policies as Excess:


Race and Gender in School Discipline and Punishment”


Ph.D. Candidate, University of California, Berkeley,


Graduate School of Education


 


Facilitated by Dylan Rodríguez


Professor and Chair, UCR Ethnic Studies


 


Co-sponsored by the Critical Ethnic Studies Research Center and The Center for Ideas and Society





Open to: General Public
Admission: Free
Sponsor: Center for Ideas & Society

Contact Information:
Renee DeGuire
951 827-1556
renee.deguire@ucr.edu