Fall 2016

WHY PRISONS ARE NOT THE NEW ASYLUMS; AND OTHER TALES ABOUT DEINSTITUTIONALIZATION AND INCARCERATION

LIAT BEN-MOSHE, UNIVERSITY OF TOLEDO

SEPTEMBER 16, 2016
239 GREENE STREET, FLOOR 8
NEW YORK, NY

Professor Ben-Moshe incorporates perspectives from critical prison studies with disability studies/mad studies frameworks to shed new light on processes of incarceration and deinstitutionalization at present and in the past.