Public Talk and Policy Panel with Bruce Western

Homeward Book Cover

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Past Event


Mayo Auditorium, University of Minnesota

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Thank you for joining the Robina Institute on Friday, April 5, 2019, for "Public Talk and Policy Panel with Bruce Western." View a recording of the event below. 

Columbia University Professor Bruce Western spoke about his new book, Homeward: Life in the Year After Prison, followed by a response panel and audience Q&A. 

This event was organized by the Mass Probation and Health team, which is supported by the Grand Challenges Initiative. This event was made possible with generous support from the University of Minnesota's Center for Leadership Education in Maternal and Child Public Health, Center for Urban and Regional Affairs, Department of Sociology, Office of Public Engagement, Robina Institute, and School of Public Health. 

Continuing Legal Education (CLE)

Two standard CLE credits for attorneys were approved by the Minnesota State Board of Continuing Legal Education office. 


Speakers & Moderators

Bruce Western
Bryce Professor of Sociology and Social Justice and Co-Director of the Justice Lab at Columbia University
Emily Hunt Turner
Founder and CEO, All Square
Jason Sole
Author of From Ph.D. to Prison
Tyler Winkelman
Clinician-Investigator, HCMC/MMRF, Department of Medicine


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