When They See Us: A Conversation with the 'Exonerated 5'

Monday, September 2, 2019 - 6:30pm

Page Auditorium

Speaker(s): 
Yusef Salaam and Raymond Santana

Two members of the 'Exonerated 5' - Yusef Salaam and Raymond Santana - will speak about their experiences being wrongfully convicted of a brutal crime, their subsequent exoneration after serving more than a decade in prison, and the $41 million civil lawsuit they filed - and won - against the City of New York. The group, formerly called the 'Central Park 5', are enjoying the success of the 5-part Netflix series, "When They See Us," directed by Ava Duvernay.More information to come.

Event Contact: 
Jackson, Camille
919-668-2995
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