Radical Commitments | Session 3: Abolition

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Radical Commitments | Session 3: Abolition || Radcliffe Institute

Radical Commitments: The Life and Legacy of Angela Davis
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2019

A cross-generational group of leading scholars, activists, musicians, and incarcerated women lead discussions on the rich tradition of activism and social theory in the late 20th century using the life and work of the political activist and pioneering philosopher Angela Davis.

SESSION 3: "ABOLITION"
(
6:24) Kathy Boudin, codirector and cofounder, Center for Justice at Columbia University

(
20:28) Ruth Wilson Gilmore, professor of earth and environmental sciences and director of the Center for Place, Culture and Politics, the Graduate Center, City University of New York

(
36:31) Beth E. Richie, professor and department head of criminology, law, and justice and professor of African American studies and gender and women’s studies, University of Illinois at Chicago Moderator: Tommie Shelby, Caldwell Titcomb Professor of African and African American Studies and of Philosophy, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University

PANEL DISCUSSION (
53:37)
AUDIENCE Q&A (
1:13:29)