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NYC, Thurs, August 18: Undocumented Architecture

I'm thrilled to be part of the U.S. launch of Tings Chak’s Undocumented: The Architecture of Migrant Detention, a graphic novel that documents the banality and violence of Canada's immigration detention centers. We'll be discussing intersections of prison abolition and migrant justice and exploring counter-narratives that highlight resistance by incarcerated women and migrants

Undocumented explores the growing industry of immigration detention and questions the role of architectural design in such spaces.

Wed, Oct 14: Artist as Ally (NYC)

Join me, Barrie Cline, Dennise Redmoon Darkeem and Kameelah Janan Rasheed in the second of two panel discussions at ABC No Rio featuring artists that that engage the arts in ways that address social issues, providing them an opportunity to articulate their practice and pursuits with other artists and the community at large.

Part of Making Room: Cultural Production in Occupied Spaces. Funded in part by the NYC Dept of Cultural Affairs. Wed, October 14th, 7pm

Mon, 10/12: Feminist Utopia at the Red Room (NYC)

Come celebrate the launch of Feminist Utopia.

Monday, October 12th, 7:00 pm
The Red Room

Tues, 9/22: Women & Mass Incarceration at UC Irvine Law School (and livestreamed!)

I'll be speaking at the “Women and Mass Incarceration: The U.S. Crisis of Women and Girls Behind Bars” on Tues, 9/22.

Other summit speakers include UCI Law Dean Erwin Chemerinsky, Hon. Pamela Alexander, UCI Law Professor Michele Goodwin, Sue Ellen Allen, Detective Jack Cole, Dr. George Woods Jr.

June 20th: Women Action Media! conference in NYC

Come catch me at the Women Action Media! conference in NYC. I'll be on two panels, so you have two opportunities to see me.

WAMWAM Navigating Gender in Prison Reporting

Print Renaissance--Sat, May 9th, 11:30 am

Print Renaissance

How has the printed book found a home in the digital world? Do handmade books become more precious because much of our writing and reading is now done online? A panel of writers and publishers discusses the recent and unexpected print renaissance. Part of the PEN World Voices Festival

Saturday, May 9, 2015, 11:30am
Crosby Street Hotel Screening Room

Sat, April 25: Artist as Ally: a panel discussion

From Käthe Kollwitz’s artwork addressing the tragedy of war in the early 20th century to the Art Worker’s Coalition pressuring NYC museums to implement economic and political reform in 1969, there has always been a space in the art world where artists have been a force in social change both among their peers and the world at large.

Sat, April 11: Pioneer Valley Zinefest & evening panel

Sat, April 11th: Pioneer Valley Zinefest & evening panel

In Western Massachusetts on Saturday, April 11th? I'll be at the Pioneer Valley ZineFest tabling copies of Tenacious: Art & Writings by Women in Prison as well as copies of the ABC No Rio history zines I co-wrote back in the 1990s and early 2000s. I'll have brand-new, hot-off-the-press copies of the Spring/Mother's Day 2015 issue of Tenacious for sale.

MON, April 13th, 6 pm: "One Fight: Activists Talk Prison Abolition & Reproductive Justice" (NYC)

Join Justice Now, National Advocates for Pregnant Women, the Correctional Association of NY's Women in Prison Project and me as we discuss and reflect on shared visions of change.

Feminist Zine Fest, Sat March 7th, 12 to 6 pm

Feminist Zine Fest

Once again, I’ll be tabling at the Feminist Zine Fest. You can pick up a copy of the latest issues of the zine Tenacious: Art & Writings by Women in Prison as well as copies of my books.

Saturday, March 7th, 12 to 6 pm
Barnard College: 3009 Broadway, NYC

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