Conversations Toward Repair #13: The Rage of Innocence

Topic: Kristin Henning, public defender, professor, and author, The Rage of Innocence

The Rage of Innocence

Kristin Henning provides important background on the concept of adolescence and how teens’ experience of those year is shaped by our country’s racialized understanding of youthfulness. Bringing 25 years of experience as a public defender for youth in DC, Professor Henning discusses how some teenage behavior is criminalized and some is indulged.

More about Kristin Henning, her teaching and writing.

Find Rage of Innocence at DC Public Library, your local library, or your independent bookstore.

Purchases through Charnice Milton Community Bookstore’s Bookshop support local literacy efforts.

Full conversation here, on We Act Radio’s YouTube channel

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