Policing Black Lives in Ottawa, Canada and Beyond

Criminology Week: 150 years of [De]criminalization in Canada
Monday, 13 November 2017 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
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Ottawa Public Library, 120 Metcalfe Street
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The Carceral Studies Research Collective will host its inaugural lecture by Robyn Maynard, author of Policing Black Lives: State Violence in Canada from Slavery to the Present (Fernwood – 2017). The lecture, which is co-sponsored by uOttawa Criminology Week 2017: 150 Years of (De)criminalization in Canada (November 13-16), will be followed by a community discussion facilitated by Dahabo Amed Omer, spokesperson for Justice for Abdirahman.