Norfolk County Jail, Village Avenue, Dedham, circa 1920s

The Ben Fisher Memorial Lecture:  A Historic Perspective on The Changing Landscape of Prisons and Mental Health

April 17, 2024

Presented by forensic neuropsychologist Dr. Robert Mendoza, this talk will look at Dedham and Norfolk County and trace the history of jails, state hospitals, and modern prisons in relation to mental health.

Members: Free
Nonmembers: $10 (purchase tickets here )

Unable to attend the talk or you’d like to hear it again? Register here for the Third Thursday Webinar held on Thursday, April 18th at 7:00 p.m. The Webinar is a recording of the in-person talk held at the Museum on Wednesday.

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