Ron Yearwood presents the art work of Nashville prisoners.
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Russia Laws and Prison Subculture
BY DARLY TIMOHINA
@ VOL 1
ON OCT 01, 2013
Lawyer Dariy Timohina discusses various features of creation and execution of legislation in Russia. She shares her opinion on how these features led to the creation of a very specific prison subculture that became prominent enough to develop its own slang and rituals. (in Russian)
Hart Island (NY)
BY BRAM BROERSE
@ VOL 16
ON FEB 23, 2016
Sinds 1869 worden ongeclaimde en ongeïdentificeerde New Yorkers begraven op Hart Island. Bram Broerse van het Utrechtse ontwerpbureau Studio AIRPORT heeft de website ontworpen van het Hart Island Project, waarop bezoekers verhalen kunnen achterlaten over mensen die begraven liggen op Hart Island.
Studio AIRPORT bedacht een methode om te meten hoe lang begraven mensen uit de geschiedenis verdwenen zijn, getiteld ‘The Clocks of Anonymity’. Een klok begint te lopen vanaf het moment dat iemand op het eiland begraven is. Zodra een bezoeker een verhaal, foto, of video plaatst stopt de klok met tikken.
Et liv bag tremmer
BY ASTRID LUND-PEDERSEN
@ VOL 30
ON OCT 12, 2016
Astrid Lund-Pedersen, MSc in Anthropology, tells the audience about her trip to the prison famously known for its dancing inmates (they danced to Thriller, amongst others). She describes many other facets of the prison - for instance the rule set that all inmates live by and punish by.
I’d like to tell you a story
The magnificence in truth-telling and the healing power it offers the community. Speaking authentically can be one of the greatest gifts and challenges we face. Learn what happens when respectful listening meets acceptance in some of the toughest classrooms. Kate Fly believes that truth has the power to heal - it’s up to all of us whether we choose to make the courageous leap forward to make a change.
Story Chain and the Struggle to be Heard!
BY JONATHAN PLATT
@ VOL 37
ON DEC 13, 2018
As more and more of Americans go to jail, more and more parents go to jail. The children of the incarcerated is a community of folks now known as "hidden victims." Though not directly victimized by a crime, they are victims nonetheless. It is estimated that nearly 3 million children in the US have a father or mother currently incarcerated. Over 10 million children have experienced some type of incarceration of their parents within their childhood. Jonathan Platt’s Story Chain project attempts to address this serious issue in a unique and innovative way.