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PW-253826-17
The American Prison Writing Archive
Doran Larson, Hamilton College

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'Digital database captures voices from inside America's prisons' (Article)
Title: 'Digital database captures voices from inside America's prisons'
Author: Doran Larson
Abstract: On the effects of public policy statements, regarding criminal justice, on the mental health of incarcerated people. Includes samples from The American Prison Writing Archive
Year: 2017
Primary URL: http://theconversation.com/digital-database-captures-voices-from-inside-americas-prisons-81058
Access Model: open access
Format: Magazine
Periodical Title: The Conversation. (NB: This article was picked up by the AP wire service and reposted in on-line magazine and newspapers across the country.)
Publisher: TheConversation.com

"The Echoing Silence: Who Will Speak for Prison Workers?" (Article)
Title: "The Echoing Silence: Who Will Speak for Prison Workers?"
Author: Doran Larson
Abstract: This article contrasts the rich history of writing by incarcerated Americans with the dearth of writing by prison workers. The article points to the debilitating physical and mental hazards of prison work and suggests that, by writing about their experience, prison workers might help themselves in relieving the stress of their jobs.
Year: 2017
Primary URL Description: http://www.aca.org/ACA_Prod_IMIS/ACA_Member/Publications/Corrections_Today_Magazine/ACA_Member/Publications/CT_Magazine/CorrectionsToday_Home.aspx?hkey=08c84ce7-094c-4ae8-836d-d43cd22c656f
Access Model: open access to previous issues
Format: Magazine
Periodical Title: Corrections Today
Publisher: Corrections Today, the publication of the American Correctional Association

Witness in the Era of Mass Incarceration (Conference Paper/Presentation)
Title: Witness in the Era of Mass Incarceration
Author: Doran Larson
Abstract: This paper traces the history of The American Prison Writing Archive, from a writing workshop inside Attica Correctional Facility, to a book project, to the APWA's surpassing 1,000 posted essays. The panel was on teaching with archives. (This was an oral presentation with PowerPoint; no URL.)
Date: 11/10/17
Conference Name: The American Studies Association Conference

The American Prison Writing Archive at Hamilton College (Blog Post)
Title: The American Prison Writing Archive at Hamilton College
Author: Janet Simons and Doran Larson
Abstract: Description of The American Prison Writing Archive
Date: 12/11/17
Primary URL: http://lacol.net/category/partners/hamilton-college/
Primary URL Description: Hamilton College page on Liberal Arts Consortium for Online Learning (LACOL) web site. Founded in 2014, the Consortium is a partnership of eleven private liberal arts colleges, including Hamilton College--the institutional home of the APWA.
Secondary URL: http://lacol.net/about-the-consortium/
Secondary URL Description: Liberal Arts Consortium for Online Learning (LACOL) web site. Founded in 2014, the Consortium is a partnership of eleven private liberal arts colleges.
Blog Title: The American Prison Writing Archive at Hamilton College
Website: Lacol


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