Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

Monica James – Abolition and Trans Justice

Monday, October 2, 2017

12 p.m. – 1 p.m.

Barus & Holley Room 168

Monica James is a black trans woman who, through her work as a collective member of Transformative Justice Law Project and a national organizer with Black and Pink, has worked towards the advancement of trans justice, transformative justice, and prison abolition. Additionally, if anyone is interested in attending a small reception following the talk, please contact natalia_ginsburg@brown.edu

This event is co-sponsored by the Center for the Study of Slavery and Justice (CSSJ) Human Trafficking Research Cluster, CSSJ Sexuality and Unfreedom Research Cluster, the Sarah Doyle Women's Center, the LGBTQ Resource Center, the Dean of the College, the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs, and a coalition of students for Trans Studies at Brown.