David Dillon Symposium

Date:October 10, 2014 - October 11, 2014
Location: 3015 at Trinity Groves
3015 Gulden St.
and
Nasher Sculpture Center
2001 Flora St.
Details:

"Building the Just City"

Third Annual David Dillon Symposium

Friday and Saturday October 10-11, 2014

Sponsored by the Nasher Sculpture Center and the Dallas Morning News.

In recent days, as the events of Ferguson, Missouri have reverberated around the nation, we have been confronted by the reality that the idea and experience of justice in the American city is contested and imperfect. We have an enormous population living in the shadow world of the prison system, and our streets are becoming increasingly militarized. This year's Dillon Symposium brings together an interdisciplinary group of speakers—architects, historians, sociologists, police professionals, and other experts in criminal justice — to examine the ways that we can construct spaces, in our streets and in our prisons, that better reflect our ideals of justice, fairness, and decency.

For a schedule and full list of speakers and schedule, visit the David Dillon Symposium website.

Cost:Friday event:
$15 General Admission
$10 for Students w/ID (includes admission to Symposium)
Free to UTA Students w/ID

Saturday Symposium:
$20 General Admission
$10 for Students w/ID (includes admission to Keynote above)
Free to UTA Students w/ID
 Registration Link

For More Information

Contact Name: David Dillon Center for Texas Architecture
Email Address: kholliday@uta.edu
Phone Number: 817.272.2011

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