September 5, 2018 Opportunities
The BCRW Social Justice Institute is thrilled to welcome the 2018-2020 cohort, with Artist-in-Residence La Vaughn Belle, Researcher-in-Residence Mariame Kaba,...
August 11, 2020 In the Press
The Rikers Debate Project, which pairs former college debaters and current professionals with students at Rikers Island to teach the skill of competitive debate, was...
August 7, 2020 In the Press
“Sometimes there’s a rush to say we support Black lives and people of color, but the question is, ‘How are you showing up?’”
August 6, 2020 In the Press
Curators tour the vault, bringing seldom-seen treasures off the shelf for their close-ups.
New Bill Allowing CANY to Adequately Report on Prison Conditions Passes New York State Assembly and Senate
July 27, 2020 In the Press
Assembly Bill A10194, which permits the correctional association to access, visit, inspect, and examine all state correctional facilities has passed the NY State Assembly...
July 21, 2020 In the Press
The Correctional Association of New York (CANY) has launched a new website dedicated to sharing information about what they're hearing from people in prison affected by...
June 26, 2020 In the Press
“What I learned from talking to over 70 currently and imprisoned artists is how arbitrary and brutal the rules of living in punitive captivity are.”
June 2, 2020 JIE Updates
"We understand anti-racism as inextricable from our primary work to build a more just society by creating higher education opportunities for women and men during and...
June 1, 2020 In the Press
Row Art, Voices from Inside is an art exhibit dedicated to all those facing execution during the global pandemic.