Prison and the Pandemic

May 27, 2020 In the Press

Trinity Long Room Hub Arts & Humanities Research Institute have launched a new weekly blog to help navigate the national and global public health crisis of Covid-19 Coronavirus. Each week, their research and policy fellows, and members of their research community reflect on these new societal challenges. 

In a recent post, Ciara O’Connell, Sarah Curristan and Sophie van der Valk, discuss their in-prison research on the experiences of people living and working in prison in combatting the spread of Covid-19.

They write, 

While the threat of COVID-19 in prison may seem far removed from the challenges currently facing society, prison health is public health.

Read the full article or visit the COVID-19 Crisis Blog

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