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In commemoration of International Day Against the Death Penalty, SOC Professors Maggie Stogner and Rick Stack will present their documentary, In the Executioner's Shadow. The film will be followed by a panel discussion. Experts invited to participate include: Sister Helen Prejean, author of Dead Man Walking; Diann Rust-Tierney, Executive Director of the National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty; and Jerry Givens, the documentary's title character.
Welcoming comments will be offered by representatives from the events' co-sponsors, the Provost's Office and the European Union Delegation.
Following the program, light refreshments will be available at the reception in the Kogod student lounge.
- Conferences. Panels. Speakers
- Office of the Provost
- Richard Stack