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Community Conversations: Restoring Rights

Thursday, March 7, 2019, 6:15 PM

Be a part of the conversations, facilitated by Dasha Kelly, about the role of the arts in criminal justice reform begun at this fall's Milwaukee Model symposium. Come thirty minutes before each conversation for an express talk. Meet outside the San Quentin exhibition. 

Thurs, March 7, 6:15 p.m.: Restoring Rights

What is the societal impact of restricting the voting rights of individuals reentering the community after incarceration?


Maurice Sprewer
Employment & Training Specialist / Reentry Lead
Department of Workforce Development

Darlene Austin
Director of Diversity & Inclusion
Metro Milwaukee Society of Human Resources Management

Walter Lanier
Director, Multicultural Affairs, Community Engagement & Men of Color
Milwaukee Area Technical College

Mark Rice
Lead Organizer
EXPO Wisconsin & JustUs Leadership

Terri Strodthoff
Alma Center

Evan Goyke
Representative, Committee on Corrections
Wisconsin State Assembly

Dasha Kelly and Rob Smith will moderate the discussion. Kelly is a cultural organizer and founder of Still Waters Collective. Smith is a history professor at Marquette University and director of its Center for Urban Research, Teaching and Outreach.

Lubar Auditorium
Free admission, thanks to Meijer Free First Thursdays