Panel Discussion: Keith Calhoun and Chandra McCormick with Norris Henderson and Monica Cooper, moderated by Annie Anderson

September 5 · 6:30pm – 7:30pm
BMA Auditorium | Free
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Image: Chandra McCormick. Daddy’O, The Oldest Inmate in Angola State Penitentiary, 2004. Archival pigment print. Courtesy of the artist. © Chandra McCormick

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Exhibition open 5 - 6:30 p.m.

Keith Calhoun and Chandra McCormick’s poignant photographs and videos on view through October 27 in Slavery, The Prison Industrial Complex, shed light on the exploitative practices of the Louisiana State Penitentiary known as Angola. Join the artists for a discussion on issues surrounding mass incarceration with prison rights advocate Norris Henderson, founder of Voice of the Experienced, and Baltimore-native Monica Cooper of the Maryland Justice Project and the driving force behind Baltimore’s “Ban the Box” legislation. The conversation will be moderated by Annie Anderson of the Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site and introduced by Tara Huffman, Director, Criminal and Juvenile Justice Program, Open Society Institute-Baltimore. The event is co-sponsored with OSI-Baltimore.

This exhibition is made possible by Ellen and Ed Bernard and the Open Society Institute-Baltimore, in honor of Sue Cohen.

Arrive early for special evening access to Slavery, The Prison Industrial Complex from 5 – 6:30 p.m.

Exhibition open 5 - 6:30 p.m.

Keith Calhoun and Chandra McCormick’s poignant photographs and videos on view through October 27 in Slavery, The Prison Industrial Complex, shed light on the exploitative practices of the Louisiana State Penitentiary known as Angola. Join the artists for a discussion on issues surrounding mass incarceration with prison rights advocate Norris Henderson, founder of Voice of the Experienced, and Baltimore-native Monica Cooper of the Maryland Justice Project and the driving force behind Baltimore’s “Ban the Box” legislation. The conversation will be moderated by Annie Anderson of the Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site and introduced by Tara Huffman, Director, Criminal and Juvenile Justice Program, Open Society Institute-Baltimore. The event is co-sponsored with OSI-Baltimore.

This exhibition is made possible by Ellen and Ed Bernard and the Open Society Institute-Baltimore, in honor of Sue Cohen.

Arrive early for special evening access to Slavery, The Prison Industrial Complex from 5 – 6:30 p.m.

Image: Chandra McCormick. Daddy’O, The Oldest Inmate in Angola State Penitentiary, 2004. Archival pigment print. Courtesy of the artist. © Chandra McCormick

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