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'13th' Documentary Screening

Sponsored by the School Of Nursing Office of Diversity and Inclusion

The title of Ava DuVernay's extraordinary and galvanizing documentary refers to the 13th Amendment to the Constitution. The horrors of mass criminalization and the sprawling American prison industry is laid out by DuVernay with bracing lucidity. In this thought-provoking
documentary, scholars, activists and politicians analyze the criminalization of African Americans and
the U.S. prison boom.

4:30-6:15 - Film Screening
6:15-7:00 - Join us for a discussion afterwards. PhD students Vanessa Curlee and Nicole Calhoun will highlight their research on health and those who have
been touched by the criminal justice system

Snack and drinks provided
Location: DUSON Pearson Building, Room 1011