Public Humanities Initiative

Art and Pedagogy in the Carceral System - CANCELLED

Friday, April 24, 2020  1:00pm - 8:00pm Schermerhorn Hall, Department of Art History and Archeology


The Society of Fellows and Heyman Center for the Humanities

Department of Art History and Archeology, Columbia University

The Eric H. Holder Jr. Initiative for Civil and Political Rights

Institute for Comparative Literature and Society at Columbia University


Nicholas Croggon

María González Pendás

This event has been CANCELLED. We apologize for any inconvenience and look forward to rescheduling at a later date. Please watch our newsletter announcements for updates on rescheduled events.

A day of workshops with scholars, artists, students, curators, and educators who are working to bridge arts education and incarceration and, in the process, render visible the hidden histories of mass incarceration and radicalize arts pedagogies for a more just society.

Art X Social Justice, Columbia University
Sahar Ullah, Columbia University
Meadhbh McHugh, Columbia University
Rachel Barnard and Young New Yorkers
Keynote: Nicole Fleetwood, Rutgers University and author of Marking Time: Art in the Age of Mass Incarceration


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