Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group


Locking Up Our Own

James Forman Jr.

October 28 - December 5, 2017

Meet James Forman Jr. as he reads from his new book Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America.


James Forman Jr.

James Forman Jr.

About the author

Boston, MA

Saturday, October 28, 2017
1:45 PM

Racism in America: It's a Crime - also with Carol Anderson and Chris Hayes, moderated by Kim McLarin.

Boston Book Festival Trinity Church
206 Clarendon Street
Boston, MA 02116


Austin, TX

Saturday, November 4, 2017
2:00 PM

Race, Crime and Law: African-Americans and Incarceration - also with Danielle Allen, moderated by Dr. Peniel Joseph

Texas Book Festival Texas State Capitol
1100 Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701


Washington, DC

Friday, November 10, 2017
12:00 PM

Anatomy of Justice: An Honest Conversation on the Criminal Justice System in 2017

American University - Washington College of Law 4300 Nebraska Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20016


Oxford, MS

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
12:45 PM

University of Mississippi Law School 481 Chucky Mullins Drive
Oxford, MS 38677


Miami, FL

Saturday, November 18, 2017
11:30 AM

Race in America - Also with Angela J. Davis and Lauren-Brooke Eisen

Miami Book Fair 300 NE Second Avenue
Miami, FL 33132


Minneapolis, MN

Tuesday, November 28, 2017
12:00 PM

Westminster Town Hall Forum 1200 South Marquette Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55403


Los Angeles, CA

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
7:30 PM

ALOUD Lecture Series - in conversation with Robin D.G. Kelley

Los Angeles Public Library 630 West 5th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90071


New York, NY

Tuesday, December 5, 2017
7:00 PM

House of SpeakEasy presents "Caught in the Act" - also with Noah Hawley, Laura Lippman, and JT Rogers.

Joe's Pub 425 Lafayette Street
New York, NY 10003