City of
Madison

District 16

Alder Denise DeMarb

Alder Denise DeMarb

Alder Denise DeMarb

Contact Information

Home Address:

6326 Maywick Drive #204
Madison , WI 53718

Council Office

Common Council Office:
210 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd
Room 417
Madison, WI 53703
Phone: (608) 266-4071
Fax: (608) 267-8669
WI Relay Service

Alder DeMarb’s Updates

Cure Violence

August 15, 2017 7:37 AM

Please join others for a public screening of the Cure Violence documentary 'The Interrupters' followed by a discussion. This film is recommended for viewers 16+. Please provide your own refreshments.

My schedule only allows me to attend the screening in Fitchburg - so that is where you will find me.

'The Interrupters' is a critically acclaimed 2011 documentary telling the story of three Cure Violence workers who try to protect their Chicago communities from the violence they once employed. It examines a year in which Chicago drew national headlines for violence and murder that plagued the city.


 Cure Violence stops the spread of violence in communities by using the methods and strategies associated with disease control – detecting and interrupting conflicts, identifying and treating the highest risk individuals, and changing social norms – resulting reductions in violence of 40% to 70%.

 

Screenings of 'The Interruptors' in Dane County (will be updated as we add more)


 Alisha Aishman Library

Wednesday, 8/16

5pm intro

5:15pm films

7:30-8:45pm discussion


 Hawthorne Library

Monday, 8/21

4pm intro

4:15pm films

6:30-7:45pm discussion

 

Fitchburg Library

Tuesday, 8/22

5pm intro

5:15pm films

7:30-8:45pm discussion

 

Goodman South Library

Wednesday, 8/30

4pm intro

4:15pm films

6:30-7:45pm discussion

 

 

Watch on your own from home:

 

Cure Violence Documentary : 'Violence Interrupters'

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/frontline/film/interrupters/


 

Cure Violence Website

http://cureviolence.org

 

Cure Violence - what is it?

http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid912442712001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAA1DWZKik~,bug8pJ7WSI7JtoMw5uZicCq39TmLCUvd&bctid=2707554900001

 

Cure Violence Ted Talk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lYPOZ0EfaJo

 

Your Alder

Denise




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