Culture of Punishment

cop_mioCulture of Punishment: From Parenting to Prisons
October 15-18 | 4-day symposium | various Portland locations
There are events all four days, including a multi-faith dialogue on restorative justice, a community conversation about Peaceful Parenting, and a gathering focused on creating a culture of positive behavior in schools. The series culminates with a showing of Dead Man Walking (Thursday, October 17 at 7:30 pm at Portland Public Library) and a keynote address by Sister Helen Prejean (Friday, Oct. 18 at 7 pm at Hannaford Lecture Hall, USM). For more information, pick up a flyer or visit