Talking About Race: A Screening and Discussion of 13th

Open Society Institute–Baltimore and the Baltimore City Office of the Public Defender present a free screening and discussion of Ava DuVernay’s landmark documentary, 13th, which looks at racial disparities in the criminal justice system as an ongoing form of slavery (officially outlawed by the 13th Amendment), as part of Open Society Institute–Baltimore’s "Talking About Race" series. 


  • Walter Lomax, project director of the Maryland Restorative Justice Initiative.
  • Nkechi Taifa, advocacy director for criminal justice at the Open Society Foundations.

The event is free, but registration is requested. Please RSVP to attend.

Date: March 7, 2017
Time: 6:309:00 p.m.

University of Baltimore Moot Court Room, 1420 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21217

Walter Lomax and Nkechi Taifa