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April 2019

Punishing Trauma: The Collateral Consequences of Incarceration

April 26 @ 9:00 am - April 27 @ 3:30 pm
Columbia Maison Française, 515 West 116th Street
New York, New York 10027
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Punishing Trauma: A Conference on the Collateral Consequences of Incarceration Although the problem of mass incarceration has recently received more wide-spread scrutiny, the negative consequences of incarceration on children, families, and communities still receive less attention and remain under addressed and poorly understood. Punishing Trauma aims to provide an interdisciplinary space for conversations between academic researchers and community-based practitioners who study, work with, and confront these pressing concerns. Academic perspectives must be in conversation with community perspectives for justice to…

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May 2019

Responding Restoratively: An Introduction to Restorative Principles and Practices

May 31 @ 9:30 am - June 2 @ 5:00 pm

This is an introductory training to the principles and practices of restorative justice and restorative approaches to conflict resolution. Participants will learn the ethos of restorative approaches including underlying theory and values as well as experience and learn some foundational tools to respond to conflict and harm in a restorative way. Participants will learn how to facilitate restorative community building circles and less formalized restorative responses. Cost: $250 Limited scholarships are avaiable. For questions or to apply for a scholarship…

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September 2019

FROM THE INSIDE OUT: The Power of Language to Incarcerate

September 21
Andrew Freedman Home, 1125 Grand Concourse
New York , 10452 United States
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Date: Saturday, September 21, 2019 ​ Time: 9 AM - 7 PM Location: The Andrew Freeman Home 1125 Grand Concourse, Bronx, NY 10452 Event Description:  The Confined Arts presents From the Inside Out: The Power of Language to Incarcerate, a one-day justice conference in New York City that will meet and resist linguistic methods of dehumanization, which foster implicit and explicit biases about people in the criminal justice system. The mission the conference is to unveil popular labels, which are coupled…

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