Fall 2016 Senior Lecture Series -
Tuesdays 11:10am in Room 4202 @ St. Francis College (180 Remsen Street /Brooklyn)
Co-Directors Fall 2016 Profs. Athena Devlin (American Studies) + Emily Horowitz (Sociology)
Events Sponsored By: American Studies, History, Crime & Popular Culture, Peace & Justice, Provost’s Office, Sociology & Criminal Justice and the Women’s Center
9/20: Chase Madar on Chelsea Manning: The WikiLeaks Whisteblower. Chase Madar is a civil rights attorney in New York, the author of The Passion of Bradley Manning: The Story behind the Wikileaks Whistleblower (Verso), and a writer for The Nation and Vice. Madar will explore the meaning and impact of Chelsea Elizabeth Manning, a transgender woman, (born Bradley Edward Manning, December 17, 1987), the United States Army soldier who was convicted in July 2013 of violations of the Espionage Act and other offenses, after disclosing to WikiLeaks nearly three-quarters of a million classified or unclassified but sensitive military and diplomatic documents.