Virtual Seminar on Policing and Police Reform in the United States

Moderated by Brandon Davis, School of Public Affairs and Public Administration, University of Kansas 

Organized by Brandon Davis, Tate Fegley and Ilia Murtazashvili.

This seminar explores the causes and consequence of the rise of the American carceral state, the nature and consequence of police violence, and efforts to reform policing in the United States. The one-hour seminar includes a 35-minute presentation followed by 25 minutes of discussion. Virtual rooms will remain open for an additional thirty minutes should any participants want to continue the conversation beyond the one hour scheduled.

All seminars are open to the public. 

 Date 
Time 
Author
Paper Title
Tues. Sept. 22 
2:00pm EST
Jason Brennan
Georgetown University 
Chris Surprenant
University of New Orleans
Zoom Registration
Tues. Sept. 29
4:00pm EST
Chris Bonneau
University of Pittsburgh
Zoom Registration
Lessons from the Prison Education Project
Thurs.
Oct. 2
12:00pm EST Roudntable on Police Reform in Pittsburgh
with responses by:
David Harris,  School of Law, University of Pittsburgh
Brandon Davis, School of PUblic Affairs and Public Administration, University of Kansas
Tues.
Oct. 6
2:00pm EST
Joe Soss
University of Minnesota
Zoom Registration
Book Talk - Preying on the Poor: Criminal Justice as Revenue Racket (with Joshua Page)
Tues. 
Oct. 13
2:00pm EST
Wed. 
Oct. 14
2:00pm EST
Bocar Ba
University of California - Irvine
Zoom Registration
TBD
Tues.
Oct. 20 
2:00pm EST
Adam Crepelle
Southern University Law Center
Zoom Registration
The Law and Economics of Crime on Indian Reservations
Tues.
Oct. 27
2:00pm EST
David Harris
University of Pittsburgh
School of Law
Zoom Registration
Tues.
Nov. 3
2:00pm EST
April Fernandes
North Carolina State University 
Zoom Registration
TBD
Tues.
Nov 10
2:00pm EST
Jennifer Doleac
Texas A&M University
Zoom Registration
TBD
Mon.
Nov. 16
2:00pm EST
Douglas Flowe
Washington University in St. Louis
Zoom Registration
Tues.
Nov. 17
2:00pm EST
Traci Burch
Northwestern University 
Zoom Registration
TBD