The Chosen Ones: Black Men and the Politics of Redemption
Colloquium | October 24 | 4-5:30 p.m. | Dwinelle Hall, 117, Academic Innovation Studio
Nikki Jones, Associate Professor of African American Studies, UC Berkeley
Clarence Ford, Masters Candidate, Goldman School of Public Policy, UC Berkeley
The discussion will be based on Dr. Jones's new book, The Chosen Ones: Black Men and the Politics of Redemption, which centers on the struggles faced by formerly incarcerated black men trying to fit back into their communities and the obstacles they face when attempting to integrate into greater society.