Public Engagement

General Public

Citizen Clark...A Life of Principle: Film Screening and Panel Discussion

Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm

The Auditorium, Room A106, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall 66 West 12th Street, New York, NY 10011

Celebrate the 90th birthday of Ramsey Clark, former U.S. attorney general (under Lyndon B. Johnson) and former member of the New School Board of Trustees, with a screening of Citizen Clark... A Life of Principle, followed by a panel discussion. 

Maya Wiley, senior vice president for Social Justice and Henry Cohen Professor of Urban Policy and Management at The New School, moderates a conversation on Clark’s legacy with Victor Navasky, publisher emeritus of The NationSara Flounders, Co-Director of the International Action Center; Frank Serpico, activist and former NYPD officer; and Joseph Stillman, the film’s producer and director. Narrated by Martin Sheen, the film focuses on the significant role Clark has played in advancing human rights and justice worldwide.

Presented by the Schools of Public Engagement at The New School. 

This event is part of The Nth Degree Series: Creative Minds Creating Change.

Event Type

Lectures and Panel Discussions, Film and Media Screenings


General Public


Politics, Policy and Government, Nth Degree


Schools of Public Engagement, Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts, University


Politics, Social Justice


Free; reservations required at the top right button

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By Train:
The 4, 5, 6, N, R, Q and L to 14th St./Union Square.
The A, C and E to 14th St. and 8th Ave.
The 1, 2 and 3 to 14th St. and 7th Ave.
The F and M to 14th St. and 6th Ave.
PATH train to 14th St. and 6th Ave.

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