September 18 Monday

YLSA of Atlanta: Reception with Professor James Forman, Jr. '92

  • Monday, September 18, 2017 at 8:30PM - 9:30PM
  • Parker's on Ponce, 116 East Ponce de Leon Ave. Decatur, GA
  • Open To The YLS Community Only
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The Yale Law School Association of Atlanta invites alumni and their guests to a private reception in Decatur with James Forman, Jr. '92, Professor of Law at Yale Law School, following a public talk for his new book, Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America

Monday, September 18, 2017

7:00-8:30 p.m.
Book talk sponsored by Georgia Center for the Book
First Baptist Church
308 Clairemont Ave. Decatur

8:30-9:30 p.m.
Reception with cash bar and appetizers provided by YLS
Parker's on Ponce
116 East Ponce de Leon Ave. Decatur
(About an 8 minute walk)

James Forman, Jr. '92 is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School. He has written for The New York Times, The Atlantic, numerous law reviews, and other publications. A former clerk for Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor, he spent six years as a public defender in Washington, D.C., where he cofounded the Maya Angelou Public Charter School. 

The talk is free and open to the public. Pre-registration is required for the YLS reception.

Please RSVP here.

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