Speeches

For Michelle Alexander’s television media appearances, where she discusses The New Jim Crow, click here. A small sample of her speeches can be found below. Additional video of speeches and media appearances can be found on YouTube by searching “New Jim Crow” or “Michelle Alexander.”

  • Keynote speech for Wisconsin’s annual Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration (20 minutes):

 

  •  Abyssinian Baptist Church in New York City (59:26)

  • Riverside Church in New York City (50 minutes):

  •  University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Book Discussion, C-SPAN (90 minutes)