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Description: Panelists reflect on the abolitionist praxis of socializing, educating, and organizing for humanities scholars and activists. In particular, we are engaging the work of Humanities behind Bars; the Arnhold Abolition Project; the Incarceration, Reentry Research and Advocacy Collective; University beyond Bars; and the Reverse Prison Project (aka Get Your Money Back).


Felice Blake, U at California, Santa Barbara

Ofelia Cuevas, U of California, Davis

Nicole Dib, U of California, Santa Barbara

Paula Ioanide, Ithaca C

Alison Reed, Old Dominion U

Dean Spade, Seattle U School of Law

Alan-Michael Weatherford, U of Washington, Seattle