Wednesday, November 9, 2016 • 4:30-6:00 pm
Smith Reading Room, 1st floor Olin Library
252 Church Street, Middletown
Camp and Heatherton trace the global spread of the broken-windows policing strategy that was first established in New York City under Police Commissioner William Bratton.
Open House of Special Collections & Archives materials related to the history of incarceration and policing
Before and after the talk: 4:00-4:30 pm, 6:00-7:00 pm
Davison Rare Book Room, Special Collections & Archives, Olin Library
The talk and open house are free and open to the public.
Jordan Camp is a postdoctoral fellow in Race and Ethnicity and International and Public Affairs at Brown, co-editor of Policing the Planet: Why the Policing Crisis Led to Black Lives Matter (Verso, 2016), and author of Incarcerating the Crisis: Freedom Struggles and the Rise of the Neoliberal State (University of California Press, 2016). Christina Heatherton is Assistant Professor of American Studies at Trinity College, co-editor of Policing the Planet: Why the Policing Crisis Led to Black Lives Matter (Verso, 2016), and author of the forthcoming book The Color Line and the Class Struggle: The Mexican Revolution, Internationalism, and the American Century (University of California Press, 2016).
Sponsored by the Friends of the Wesleyan Library.
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