The Departments of History and Criminal Justice announce a talk by Dr. Heather Ann Thompson, of the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor. Dr. Thompson will speak on Wednesday, Feb. 10th at 7 p.m., in the Central Library 6th Floor Parlor. Prof. Thompson is a noted researcher in the field of mass incarceration, and is a speaker much in demand. She has testified for Congressional committees, has appeared at universities and institutes around the world, and has published in the academic and popular presses, including the Journal of American History and the New York Times. An updated biography of Professor Thompson is available at her website.