Past Events

  • Lauren-Brooke Eisen will be talking about her book Inside Private Prisons at the Yale Bookstore.

    Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 2:00pm
  • Brennan Center's Nicole Austin-Hillery and Terry-Ann Craigie will participate in the Black Health Matters Conference at Harvard University, with Craigie serving as the moderator of the panel discussion. The panel, entitled "Prison System Healthcare," will focus on the availability and maintenance of appropriate health care in the world's largest mass incarceration system here in the United States.

    Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:00am
  • Lauren-Brooke Eisen presents Inside Private Prisons: An American Dilemma in the Age of Mass Incarceration in conversation with Carol S. Steiker. This event includes a book signing.

    Friday, November 10, 2017 - 3:00pm
  • Lauren-Brooke Eisen will discuss Inside Private Prisons: An American Dilemma in the Age of Mass Incarceration with Vincent Schiraldi.

    Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 6:00pm
  • Brennan Center's LB Eisen will speak at Strand Bookstore in NYC about her exciting new book, Inside Private Prisons.

    Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 7:30pm
  • We mark the one year anniversary of Trump’s electoral victory with Emily Bazelon, staff writer for New York Times Magazine, Preet Bharara, former US Attorney, Southern District of NY, John Podhoretz, editor of Commentary, and ABC's George Stephanopoulos for a public discussion of how to fortify our democracy in the Trump years and beyond.

    Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 5:45pm
  • 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
  • Join the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU Law School, New America, and the American Constitution Society for Law and Policy for a discussion about the future of democracy at home and abroad.
    Monday, November 6, 2017 - 11:45am
  • Brennan Center's Nicole Austin-Hillery will participate in a forum to discuss pressing issues impacting the right to vote in the United States, including voter suppression, gerrymandering/redistricting, and felony disenfranchisement.

    Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
  • Jennifer Weiss-Wolf
    The Brennan Center's Jennifer Weiss-Wolf, author of Periods Gone Public, is joined by Congresswoman Grace Meng and Newsweek's Abigail Jones for a conversation on "menstrual equity."
    Monday, October 30, 2017 - 6:00pm