incarceration


⭐ ‘Day of Remembrance’ FACEism: A Discussion of History and Accountability (National Museum of American History) – VIRTUAL

Event Information Day of Remembrance – FACEism: A Panel Discussion of History and Accountability About this Event February 19 is the Day of Remembrance, the annual recognition of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s signing of Executive Order 9066 and the subsequent incarceration of nearly 120,000 people of Japanese descent living mostly […]


A Seat At The Table: Prison Reform and Restorative Justice (Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture) – VIRTUAL

  NMAAHC’s signature program A Seat at the Table will be returning on our virtual platform in 2021, please mark your calendars. The museum will host a thought-provoking conversation of race, justice, and mass incarceration in the United States. Julianne Malveaux will moderate a discussion among journalists and media producer Juleyka Lantigua-Williams, activist, author, Atlantic […]


Meet Ibi Zoboi and Yusef Salaam, YA Authors of ‘Punching the Air’ (New York Public Library) – VIRTUAL

  Join us for a conversation with Ibi Zoboi and Dr. Yusef Salaam of the Exonerated Five, the authors of the new YA novel Punching the Air. About this Event The New York Times Bestselling Young Adult author Ibi Zoboi and Dr. Yusef Salaam of the Exonerated Five have teamed up to […]


Film Discussion: ’13TH’ (Maryland Lynching Memorial Project) – VIRTUAL

  Please join us for a discussion on the historic and contemporary pernicious effects of the 13th amendment and the role it plays in the Black Lives Matter era. we will be discussing Ava DuVernay’s 13th, one of the most powerful and influential non-fiction films ever made. With breathtaking clarity and heartbreaking […]


‘When They See Us’ Movie Marathon (The Hopkins Diaspora ERG)

The Hopkins Diaspora ERG Black History Month Friday Film Marathon About this Event Join the Hopkins Diaspora for its first Black History Month Friday Film Marathon featuring the Netflix original series, “When They See Us“. This feature film will be shown in its entirety. Don’t miss the gripping, award-winning acting […]


Not for Sale: Preserving & Sharing a Community Collection – Day of Remembrance/Japanese in Incarceration (American History Museum)

Join us to observe Day of Remembrance with a conversation, exploring how museums have told the story of Japanese in incarceration over time About this Event February 19 is the Day of Remembrance, the annual recognition of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s signing Executive Order 9066 and the subsequent incarceration of […]