Alvin Bronstein

Executive Director, ACLU National Prison Project. Mr. Bronstein has been the Executive Director of the National Prison Project of the American Civil Liberties Union Foundation since 1972 and, in that capacity, has been involved with much of the major prisoners’ rights litigation during the past twelve years. He is the author or editor of more than a dozen books or book chapters on corrections legal issues and prior to coming to the Prison Project, he was Chief of Staff Counsel for the Lawyers Constitutional Defense Committee in Jackson, Mississippi, and then Associate Director, Institute of Politics, Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.