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IRJ Presents Part Two of the Fourth Annual David B. Schulman Distinguished Lecture, featuring honored guest Dr. Alexes Harris

The Institute on Race and Justice is proud to present part two of its fourth annual David B. Schulman Distinguished Lecture, featuring honored guest Dr. Alexes Harris, Presidential Term Professor and Professor of Sociology at the University of Washington and author of the book A Pound of Flesh: Monetary Sanctions as a Punishment for the Poor. Pulling from the key themes of her book, Dr. Harris will be giving a talk titled A Pound of Flesh - How monetary sanctions create and exacerbate racial and economic inequality in the U.S. criminal legal system.

This virtual lecture will be held Tuesday, May 18, 2021 from 5:00-6:30 PM EST and is open to all members of the Northeastern University community and the general public. This event is being co-sponsored by the Institute on Race and Justice, the Schulman Fund, the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice and the College of Social Sciences and Humanities.

This lecture will take place on Zoom. Please register at https://northeastern.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJElfuiopzIjHdBDh81GtUO_obQHigdzWriz or email Lisa Laguerre directly at l.bailey@northeastern.edu to RSVP or for further information.

5.18.21

5:00pm - 6:30pm