Life Sentences: A Conference on Incarceration and the Humanities, held Nov. 9-10 at the Parkway Theatre, may have focused on the experience of people in Baltimore, but it’s message resonated around the world. The conference received nearly 25,000 independent views online through livestream. Every continent except Antartica tuned in.
The goal of the conference was to explore the impact of incarceration on the world of ideas, through special attention to film, history, and qualitative methods.
Watch the opening remarks below, or see all the sessions on YouTube.