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Dan Berger Speaks on The Roots of Mass Incarceration and the History of Resistance to It

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IAS faculty member Dan Berger spoke at a plenary session at the 6th annual Beyond the Bars conference at Columbia University. The plenary addressed the rise of mass incarceration and histories of resistance to it.

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Dan Berger Presents at American Historical Association Conference

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IAS faculty member Dan Berger presented at the annual meeting of the American Historical Association on January 8. Berger delivered a paper entitled “Freedom as Method” about the ways prisoners, slaves, and other people in captivity utilize similar modes of political action. 

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Dan Berger speaks on Captive Nation in Baltimore

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IAS faculty member Dan Berger gave three talks in Baltimore based on his book Captive Nation: Black Prison Organizing in the Civil Rights Era.  Berger gave a lecture at Goucher College on “Prisons, State Violence, and the Organizing Tradition.”  At the annual meeting of ...

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IAS contributes mightily to the American Studies Association

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IAS faculty members contributed to six different events at the American Studies Association conference in Toronto, Canada. Bruce Burgett  chaired a roundtable on “After the Misery: What Are Critical University Studies For?,” responding with the answer “Transdisciplinary Praxis.”  Dan Berger ...

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Dan Berger Talks on Captive Nation: Black Prison Organizing in the Civil Rights Era

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IAS faculty member Dan Berger delivered two talks in California about his award-winning book, Captive Nation: Black Prison Organizing in the Civil Rights Era. The first event, "Prisoners and Politics: from the San Quentin Six to Pelican Bay," took place as part of Shaping San Francisco, a participatory community history event series. 

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