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Writ Writer – Roosevelt University – Feb. 16

Film Screening & Discussion • Thursday February 16, 2012 • 5:30pm

Roosevelt University – Congress Lounge, 2nd Floor
430 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago

Part of the Mansfield Institute for Social Justice and Transformation Pipeline Film Series – Co-sponsored by the Criminal Justice Department

Writ Writer tells the story of the historic conflict that emerged in the 1960s when Texas prisoners petitioned the courts for relief from inhumane prison conditions.

Panelists:

> Gregory Koger
Former Writ Writer

> Alan Mills
Legal Director, Uptown People’s Law Center

> Simon Gutierez
Former Inmate & Prison Reform Activist

RSVP
Nancy Michaels, Associate Director, Mansfield Institute
nmichaels@roosevelt.edu • (312) 341-2150

Update: Read a recap of the film screening and discussion from the Roosevelt Torch.

 

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