Upcoming Events

  • Lauren-Brooke Eisen

    Few journalists or scholars have seen these prisons firsthand―until now. Join Lauren-Brooke Eisen―senior counsel at the Brennan Center for Justice―for the launch of her new book, Inside Private Prisons, as she reflects on her unprecedented access to our nation’s private penal system and what she’s uncovered about these corporate prisons.

    Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 6:00pm
  • We mark the one year anniversary of Trump’s electoral victory with Preet Bharara, former US Attorney, Southern District of NY, David Frum of The Atlantic and author of the forthcoming book Trumpocracy, and other experts on democracy and the rule of law for a public discussion of how to fortify our democracy in the Trump years and beyond.

    Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 6:00pm
  • The Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law will hold its annual benefit and awards dinner on November 16, 2017. This year's honorees will be Dan Schulman, President and Chief Executive Officer of PayPal, and the Rev. Dr. William J. Barber, II, National President of Repairers of the Breach and Senior Pastor, Greenleaf Christian Church.

    Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 6:30pm
  • Few journalists or scholars have seen these prisons firsthand―until now. Join Lauren-Brooke Eisen―senior counsel at the Brennan Center for Justice―for the launch of her new book, Inside Private Prisons, as she reflects on her unprecedented access to our nation’s private penal system and what she’s uncovered about these corporate prisons. (D.C. event)
    Monday, November 20, 2017 - 6:00pm
  • The Brennan Center's Jennifer Weiss-Wolf, author of Periods Gone Public, is joined by NPR's Malaka Gharib for a conversation on "menstrual equity." (DC event)
    Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 6:00pm

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Past Events

  • To mark the beginning of National Hispanic Heritage month, join our panel of experts who ask why the Trump administration has been able to make and continue attacks on Latinos, and what, if anything can be done to push back effectively at this time of struggle.

    Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 12:00pm
  • Daniel Franklin
    Daniel Franklin, Executive Editor of The Economist and editor of the new book Megatech: Technology in 2050, and the Brennan Center for Justice’s Faiza Patel come together for a spirited discussion about the economy, democracy, and technology.
    Monday, September 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
  • Brennan Center's Natalie Tennant will participate in an all-day summit to explore ways to enhance civic participation and engagement in Kansas.

    Friday, September 8, 2017 - 9:30am
  • Brennan Center's Faiza Patel will join the Society for Terrorism Research at their 11th Annual International Conference in the NYU Kimmel Center of University Life for a panel discussion about the effectiveness of Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) programs in the United States. Caitlin Ambrozik (Cornell University) and Melissa Salyk-Virk (New York University) will join Ms. Patel on the panel.

    Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
  • Brennan Center's Nicole Austin-Hillery will be a panelist discussing the 2016-2017 Supreme Court docket, covering criminal law and voting rights cases.

    Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm