Bernie Wohl Center: Susan Burton in conversation with James Forman

Event date: 
10/15/2018 - 7:30pm

Becoming Ms. BurtonGoddard Riverside, The New Press, and Book Culture present A Conversation with Susan Burton

Join us for this opportunity to listen to Ms. Susan Burton as she discusses her stunning memoir, Becoming Ms. Burton, winner of the 2017 Goddard Riverside Stephan Russo Social Justice Award. With special guest Pulitzer Prize Winner James Forman, Jr, author of Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America, Professor of Law, Yale Law School

There will also be a series of book discussions leading up to the event, including one at Book Culture (450 Columbus Avenue) on October 9 at 7:00pm. More information on book discussions, click here.

Free, donations are welcome. 

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Event address: 
Goddard Riverside's Bernie Wohl Center
647 Columbus Avenue
New York, NY 10025
Can't make it? Reserve a signed copy by calling our store today: 
Becoming Ms. Burton: From Prison to Recovery to Leading the Fight for Incarcerated Women Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781620972120
Availability: On Our Shelves Now - Click Title to See Location Inventory.
Published: New Press - May 9th, 2017

Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780374537449
Availability: On Our Shelves Now - Click Title to See Location Inventory.
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - February 6th, 2018