A screening and discussion of We Are Witnesses: Chicago, the latest installment of The Marshall Project’s Emmy-nominated film series We Are Witnesses. A selection of films from the new installment will be shown, followed by a panel discussion with the Witnesses moderated by Carroll Bogert, President of The Marshall Project.
The panelists include:
Julie Anderson, son imprisoned for a murder committed at age 15
Kenneth Strong, justice-involved youth
Celia Colon, imprisoned at young age
Dr. Nneka Jones Tapia, Leader in Residence at Chicago Beyond, Former Warden of Cook County Jail, clinical psychologist
Additional media sponsors: WBEZ, The Chicago Reader and Univision Chicago
We Are Witnesses: Chicago is produced by The Marshall Project in partnership with Kartemquin Films and Illinois Humanities. We Are Witnesses is directed by Maggie Bowman and Stacy Robinson.