Monterey, MA: History Talk – Prisons in Colonial America.

Jun 09 2021

Monterey, MA: History Talk – Prisons in Colonial America.

When:
July 17, 2021 @ 10:00 am
2021-07-17T10:00:00-04:00
2021-07-17T10:15:00-04:00
Where:
Bidwell House Museum
100 Art School Rd
Monterey, MA 01245
USA

A talk by Princeton Professor Wendy Warren. We think of the current carceral crisis in the United States as a purely modern phenomenon. This talk will explain the long history of prisons in North America, and examine what has not changed between the earliest prisons and today. To be held at the Bidwell House Museum for a limited in-person audience and also streamed via Zoom.

Members: Free. Non-members: $10.

Attendees must register on the Museum’s website.

The Bidwell House Museum
413-528-6888
email: bidwellhouse@gmail.com
www.bidwellhousemuseum.org

The Berkshires Early American History Museum
National Register of Historic Places
An authentic experience in lifeways of the Berkshires in the 1760s