Film and Panel Discussion to Address the Effects of U.S. Drug Laws

Posted on 3/30/2015 4:16:06 PM

The House I Live In, DVD cover, razor wire on a prison fenceOn Wednesday, April 1, and Tuesday, April 7, there will be free screenings of the documentary film The House I Live In, which examines how the enforcement of drug laws affects American communities.

The film will be shown on Wednesday from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. in Stabley Room 101 in the IUP Library (capacity 30 persons). 

The film will also be shown on Tuesday, April 7 from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. in Stouffer Auditorium, followed by a panel discussion from 6:15 to 7:45 p.m. The panel will consist of four IUP faculty members: Prof. Sam Goldstrohm and John Lewis of the Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice, and Melanie Hildebrandt and Hilario Molina of the Department of Sociology.

These events are free and open to the public. Attendance vouchers will be available for each screening and for the panel discussion.