Just added to the calendar for Thu, Nov 8! The Harvard Prison Legal Assistance Project (PLAP) is hosting a conversation with Professor Birtukan Midekssa about her own experience in solitary confinement. A former federal judge and leader of the pro-democracy opposition party in Ethiopia, she was sentenced to life in prison in 2005 after her party won an unprecedented number of seats in parliamentary elections. She was released from prison in 2010.
What: Talk on Solitary Confinement with Professor Midekssa
When: Thu, Nov 8, 12–1pm
Where: WCC 3019
Note: Indian food will be served