YSRP presents at the BlackStar Film Festival August 3, 2014 Youth Sentencing & Reentry Project Co-Director Joanna Visser Adjoian moderated a Q&A with Darius Clark Monroe following the Philadelphia premiere of his documentary, Evolution of a Criminal (Executive Produced by Spike Lee) at the BlackStar Film Festival. She also presented on a panel called Reading, Writing, and Arrest: Issues at the Crossroads of Access to Education, Justice, and Criminal Law, hosted by the American Bar Association at Penn Law School. For more information, check out http://blackstarfest.org/event/details/evolution-of-a-criminal/ Please Share This Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Pinterest Related Posts Philadelphia 76ers Assist for Safe Communities Partners with Youth Sentencing and Reentry Project to Combat Gun Violence Philadelphia, PA – December 2023 – The Youth Sentencing and Reentry Project (YSRP) is proud… YSRP Legislative Priorities Moving in Pennsylvania! The Pennsylvania House Judiciary Committee voted to advance HB 1381 today, which YSRP hopes will usher in a more humane era of support and care for youth involved in the criminal legal system. YSRP Celebrates 7th Anniversary of Montgomery Decision YSRP staff gathered on February 1, 2023, to celebrate freedom and commemorate the 7th anniversary of the landmark Montgomery v. Louisiana US Supreme Court decision with former Juvenile Lifers, advocates, and movement leaders. YSRP Names Bianca van Heydoorn New Executive Director After a rigorous national search led by YSRP’s Board of Directors and supported by Monday Morning Consultants, YSRP is thrilled to announce Bianca van Heydoorn as the new Executive Director.