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Christine Mengert, Bard Prison Initiative

Oct 26, 2017
4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Davis Center 419 (Mildred Livak Room)

Christina Mengert, "Walking Through Walls: Teaching Liberal Arts in Prison"

LECTURE DETAILS:

A discussion about the unique opportunities and challenges of teaching the humanities behind prison walls.


BIOGRAPHY:

Christina Mengert is the Assistant Director of College Programs for the Bard Prison Initiative, Site Director at Woodbourne Correctional Facility, and has taught literature and writing for the Bard Prison Initiative since 2009.

Price: None
Sponsor: A&S Dean' s Ofc

For more information, contact Katie Babione at 802-656-3166 or katie.babione@uvm.edu.

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