Recorded at the Lensic Theater in Santa Fe, New Mexico on September 12, 2012.
Michelle Alexander is a highly acclaimed civil rights lawyer, advocate, and legal scholar. Her first book, The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, won the 42nd NAACP Image Award in 2011 for nonfiction and has been featured in national radio and television media outlets including The Bill Moyers Journal and The Tavis Smiley Show.
In this episode she is introduced by Liliana Segura and then talks. The companion Conversation episode may be found here.
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