Film and Conversation: Crime After Crime
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor
Crime After Crime (Yoav Potash, 2011, 93 min.) follows the story of Deborah Peagler, a survivor of domestic violence who was wrongfully imprisoned for over 25 years for the murder of her abuser. Attorneys Nadia Costa and Joshua Safran reopen her case pro-bono in a fight to rectify injustice against battered women. Followed by a Q&A with Costa and Safran.
Part of the Sackler Center series, “States of Denial: The Illegal Incarceration of Women, Children, and People of Color.”
Upcoming Featured Event
Saturday, March 15, 2014
Piper Kerman, author of the memoir Orange Is the New Black, leads a conversation among formerly incarcerated women. Read more.