Conversations are happening across the nation about the voting rights of formerly incarcerated people. What is being discussed in Nevada? Join Nevada Humanities for a conversation about the history of dis-enfranchisement policies and the people working to overturn these laws in this state. Hear stories of families fighting to uplift and advance people and communities directly impacted by these policies. This event is moderated by Dr. Todd Felts, Teaching Associate Professor of Public Relations & Advertising at the Reynolds School of Journalism at the University of Nevada, Reno.
Panelists include: Jagada Chambers, author and motivational speaker; Dr. Greta de Jong, author and Foundation Professor of History at the University of Nevada, Reno; Chris Giunchigliani, former Nevada Assemblyperson, former Clark County Commissioner, and former Nevada gubernatorial candidate; and Leslie Ann Turner, Justice Director of the Mass Liberation Project and the Vegas Freedom Fund with the Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada.