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Sebastien Van Malleghem Makes Photos Inside Belgian Prison to Bring the Stories Out

I had a quick chat with Sébastien van Malleghem about why he is crowdfunding a photobook following his three years photographing prisons in Belgium.

It’s over at… 82 more words

Documentary

Book Review—THE PUNISHMENT IMPERATIVE (2014) and DOWN IN THE CHAPEL (2013)

DOWN IN THE CHAPEL: Religious Life in an American Prison. By Joshua Dubler. New York: Farrar, Strauss and Giroux. 2013.

THE PUNISHMENT IMPERATIVE: The Rise and Failure of Mass Incarceration in America, by Todd R. 1,406 more words

Book Reviews

PFI Prisons in Numbers

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PFeye collected figures and statistics from a variety of sources to create this infographic about PFI prisons. While some figures may be disputed depending on the source, we have tried to provide the most objective ones. 60 more words

PFI

Criminal facelifts: Filmmakers try to track prisoners who received 1960s plastic surgery

A British filmmaker is trying to find a select group of former Kingston prisoners who were treated in the 1960s by an Ottawa plastic surgeon in an effort to improve their appearances — and alter their criminal paths. 909 more words

News

AUDIO: No women in prison?

We interview visitors to the Justice Matters for Women conference

After the Justice Matters for Women conference last Wednesday we caught up with an expert, researcher and victim of women’s violence… 202 more words

Prisons

My book of short stories was deemed unfit for prisoners

The aim is to get your book in front of as many readers as possible, of course. But at least one reader has had my debut short-fiction collection, … 854 more words

Arts