Spring 2019 Lecture Series
Critical Perspectives on Law/Media/Crime/Justice
**Tuesdays at 11:10 am in 4202**
Free & Open to the Public // Receptions to Follow
Co-Directors Spring 2019: Profs. Emily Horowitz // Belen Lowrey-Kinberg // Nickie Phillips
Advocate Bob Gangi on Court Monitoring and the Failure of Broken Windows
Bob Gangi has been an activist, community organizer and public policy advocate in New York City for over 40 years. In 2011, he founded the Police Reform Organizing Project; prior to this, he served as Executive Director of the Correctional Association for over 29 years. A recognized expert on criminal justice and law enforcement issues with a particular focus on police and prison concerns, Gangi has written or co-written numerous op-ed pieces for the New York Times, Newsday, and Albany Times Union. In 2012 Robert was the recipient of the American Ethical Union’s prestigious Elliott-Black Award, acknowledging his enduring dedication to the rights of vulnerable people caught up in the criminal justice system and his life’s work fighting for sweeping prison and police reform.