The Durland Alternatives Library has reopened!

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September hours will be noon to 5 pm –Monday, Wed, and Friday. We will expand hours in October as new staff is trained and we have a better understanding of how the library can function during the pandemic. Come to the library at 130 Anabel Taylor Hall, or search our holdings online through the Finger…

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Criminal Justice or the New Jim Crow?

The rate of incarceration in the United States is higher than anywhere else in the world, and our legal system has shown a particular structural bias against black males. Author Michelle Alexander explores and documents this phenomenon in her book, The New Jim Crow, and we wanted to know what prisoners across the country thought…

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