An Evening with Dr. Yusef Salaam

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On April 19, 1989, Yusef Salaam was just 15 years old when his life was upended and changed forever. Salaam, along with four others, was tried and convicted of a brutal crime. These young men became known collectively as “The Central Park Five.” Due to new evidence, their wrongful convictions were vacated in 2002 after spending between 7 and 13 years of their lives behind bars.

Dr. Salaam will share his story and speak for the first 45 minutes and then will allow 30 minutes for a Q&A session. Registration via Eventbrite will be required, as seats are limited in the Bulpitt auditorium.

The link to the Q&A form will be on the Eventbrite invite. Guests may be subject to a security check.

 

Date and Time
7 – 8:30 p.m.
Cost

Free

Open To
Public
Location

Phoenix College
Bulpitt Auditorium
1202 W. Thomas Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85013

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