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
9/27: Debbie Nathan on the Life and Death of Sandra Bland. Debbie Nathan is a journalist, editor and translator who writes about immigration, the U.S.-Mexico border, sexual politics and sex panics, particularly in relation to women and children. She is the author or co-author of 4 books, including Sybil, Inc. Her work has been published in The Nation, Ms., Playboy, The Texas Observer, Social Text, The New York Times and Vibe. Debbie’s work has won numerous national and regional awards. In May 2016, her investigative piece “What Happened to Sandra Bland” appeared in The Nation.