James Forman, Jr.

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United States, Scholar
June 22, 1967

James Forman Jr. (born James Robert Lumumba Forman on June 22, 1967) is an American legal scholar and Professor of Law at Yale Law School. He is the author of Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America, published in 2017 and a winner of the Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction, and a co-founder of the Maya Angelou School in Washington, D.C.

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