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Abyssinian has always been a church whose presence extends beyond the church walls out into its Harlem neighborhood and the broader community.
"To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven." –Ecclesiastes 3:1

A Conversation on Women and Mass Incarceration

Bestselling author Michelle Alexander (The New Jim Crow) will be in conversation with Susan Burton, founder of A New Way of Life, and author of Becoming Ms. Burton: From Prison to Recovery to Leading the Fight for Incarcerated Women.*

Host: Rev. Dr. Calvin O. Butts, III

Moderator: Asha Bandele (journalist)

This event is free and open to the public

*Copies of Becoming Ms. Burton will be available for sale at a book signing following the event.

Co-sponsors: The Abyssinian Exodus, Christian Social Concern, The Brotherhood, and Sisterhood Bible Study ministries.

Friday, May 19th 2017, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Friday, May 19th 2017 7:00 pm Friday, May 19th 20179:00 pm America/New_York A Conversation on Women and Mass Incarceration Bestselling author Michelle Alexander (The New Jim Crow) will be in conversation with Susan Burton, founder of A New Way of Life, and author of Becoming Ms. Burton: From Prison to Recovery to Leading the Fight for Incarcerated Women.* Host: Rev. Dr. Calvin O. Butts, III Moderator: Asha Bandele (journalist) This event is free and open to the public *Copies of Becoming Ms. Burton will be available for sale at a book signing following the event. Co-sponsors: The Abyssinian Exodus, Christian Social Concern, The Brotherhood, and Sisterhood Bible Study ministries. Abyssinian Baptist Church Back to Calendar