Special Event

Panel: The Social Costs of Mass Incarceration

Monday, November 4, 2019 | 6:00pm

More people are incarcerated in the U.S. today than in any other country in the world. Join members of ColumbiaDC and Washington National Cathedral for a timely presentation and panel discussion on the costs of mass incarceration. Professor Bruce Western will provide a brief look at the history of incarceration and outline some of the most significant consequences.  Following, Professor Western will be joined by panelists Marc Howard of Georgetown University and Brittany Floyd of Women Involved in Reentry Efforts and moderator Leonard Hamlin of the National Cathedral.


Professor Bruce Western, Columbia University, Keynote speaker
Brittney Floyd, Women Involved in Reentry Efforts  (The WIRE DC), Panelist
Professor Marc Howard, Georgetown University, Panelist

Moderated by the Rev. Canon Leonard Hamlin Sr., Canon Missioner at Washington National Cathedral



  • Admission
  • Dates Offered
    • November 4, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm