Witnesses from We Art Witness series produced by The Marshall Project

Join us for a screening and discussion of We Are Witnesses: Chicago, the latest installment of The Marshall Project’s Emmy-nominated film series We Are Witnesses. A selection of films from the new series will be shown, followed by a panel discussion with the Witnesses introduced by Shannon Heffernan from WBEZ and moderated by Carroll Bogert, President of The Marshall Project.

The panelists include:

Cleopatra and Nathaniel Pendleton- Parents of Hadiya Pendleton, who was killed by gun violence.

Carrie Steiner – Former Chicago police officer and clinical psychologist

Xavier McElrath-Bey – Formerly incarcerated as a juvenile

Dr. Nneka Jones – Former warden of Cook County Jail

Additional media sponsors: WBEZ, The Chicago Reader and Univision Chicago

We Are Witnesses: Chicago is produced by The Marshall Project in partnership with Kartemquin Films and Illinois Humanities. We Are Witnesses is directed by Maggie Bowman and Stacy Robinson.

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