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Opportunity: Beyond the Bars 2019 — Request for Proposals

January 24, 2019 Opportunities

The Beyond the Bars Conference is looking for proposals for workshops that will actively engage in justice work as it pertains to the impacts of criminalization and...

Opportunity: Right of Return—A Fellowship For Formerly Incarcerated Artists

December 13, 2018 Opportunities

Right of Return was founded in 2017 as the only fellowship opportunity exclusively for formerly incarcerated artists.

Opportunity: Call for Submissions for Prison Literacy Edition of the COABE Journal

November 1, 2018 Opportunities

The Coalition on Adult Basic Education (COABE) is planning a special Prison Literacy Edition of the COABE Journal, slated to be published in March 2019.

Announcing the 2018-2020 Social Justice Institute Cohort

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,...

Call for submissions from incarcerated writers: Columbia, A Journal of Literature and Art, issue #57

August 15, 2018 Opportunities

Columbia, A Journal of Literature and Art seeks submissions of fiction, non-fiction, and poetry from incarcerated writers for inclusion in its next issue.

Opportunity: Poetry Magazine seeks submissions for a special issue on poetry in the age of mass incarceration

June 22, 2018 Opportunities

Poetry magazine seeks submissions for special issue on poetry in the age of mass incarceration, to feature work by incarcerated writers.

Opportunity: Seeking Formerly Incarcerated Study Participants

June 22, 2018 Opportunities

Doctoral candidate at Cornell University Bridget Brew is seeking formerly incarcerated individuals to participate in a study that focuses on how discipline and support...

Spaces of Justice: Staten Island Courthouse

May 31, 2018 Opportunities

Tour the recently completed Staten Island Courthouse with the project's design team-Susan T. Rodriguez, design partner, and Christopher Halloran, project architect,...

The June Jordan Fellowship

September 15, 2017 Opportunities

The Center for Justice at Columbia University announces the June Jordan Fellowship, named in honor of the renowned Harlem-born poet and activist. In each of the next two...