Michelle Alexander, author of “The New Jim Crow”

“Michelle Alexander, highly acclaimed civil rights lawyer, advocate, Associate Professor of Law at Ohio State University, and author of The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, delivers the 30th Annual George E. Kent Lecture, in honor of the late George E. Kent, who was one of the earliest tenured African American professors at the University of Chicago.

The Annual George E. Kent Lecture is organized and sponsored by the Organization of Black Students, the Black Student Law Association, and the Students for a Free Society.”

 

See also this interview with Michelle Alexander on “Schools and the New Jim Crow.”

Hat tip to Mark Anthony Neal for posting the video on his blog NewBlackMan.

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