Boy With A Knife: The Need for Youth Prison Reform

Join Jean Trounstine, one of the leading prison activist authors in the US, as she discusses her new book on the need for youth prison reform, BOY WITH A KNIFE. Jean will be in conversation with Mujahid Farid, a leading parole and prison expert.

Participant Bio:
Jean Trounstine is the author of the highly praised Shakespeare Behind Bars: The Power of Drama in Women’s Prison about her decade directing plays and teaching at Framingham Women’s Prison in Massachusetts. She has written numerous articles on prison issues for publications including the Boston Globe, and has been the subject of many radio and TV programs, including NPR, and the Today Show.

This event has a Google Hangouts video call.