Naomi Murakawa

Naomi Murakawa is an associate professor of African American Studies at Princeton University. She studies the reproduction of racial inequality in 20th and 21st century American politics, with specialization in crime policy and the carceral state. She is the author of The First Civil Right: How Liberals Built Prison America. She is the editor of the Abolitionist Papers book series at Haymarket Books.

Books

  • Change Everything

    One of the century 's most brilliant activist-scholars explains why the criminal justice system must be dismantled.