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.
For more information please visit themarshallproject.org/we-are-witnesses/chicago.