Is Orange the New Black?
Piper Kerman in Conversation With Leading Bay Area Activists On California’s Women’s Prisons
Come hear the truth about California’s women’s prisons and the issues facing the people inside from Piper Kerman, author of Orange is the New Black, and an esteemed panel of Bay Area former prisoner activists, all of whom will be speaking from real, first-hand knowledge.
Event proudly presented by Justice Now and the California Coalition for Women Prisoners (CCWP). Panelists include:
Misty Rojo (Justice Now and CCWP)
Theresa Martinez (Justice Now)
Janetta Johnson (Transgender Gender Variant Intersex Justice Project – TGIJP)
Samantha Rogers (CCWP)
Tickets available: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/556911
Real People. Real Issues.
Childcare available, provided by the Bay Area Child Care Collective, please email pipereventCA2014@gmail.com to confirm a space.
Humanist Hall is wheelchair accessible at 411 28th Street.
Any questions or offers of support, please email pipereventCA2014@gmail.com or call CCWP on (415) 255-7036 ext. 4
Cost: Tickets on sliding scale from $20-$100. No one turned away through lack of funds.