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Prisoners as Capital and Persons as Property

Dr. Michael J. Coyle Faculty, Political Science Department, CSU, Chico Dr. Kate Transchel Faculty, History Department, CSU, Chico These presentations could be subtitled, “look beneath the…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2016 0 likes 21 plays   

Race and America's Prison Industrial Complex

Dr. Jesse Dizard Faculty, Anthropology Department, CSU, Chico Dr. Jesse Dizard starts his presentation by noting that there are 4,575 prisons in the United States – this is four times more…

From  Jeff Layne on October 10th, 2016 0 likes 52 plays   

The Contours of Prison Writing: Or What We (Should) Talk About When We Talk About Prison Writing

Dr. Nathaniel Heggins Bryant Faculty, English Department, CSU, Chico Dr. Heggins Bryant explores literature written by prisoners; what his dissertation calls, “The Productive Intellectual…

From  Jeff Layne on August 12th, 2016 0 likes 29 plays   

Talking Criminal Justice: Language and the Just Society

Dr. Michael J. Coyle Faculty, Political Science Department, California State University, Chico The title of Dr. Coyle’s presentation is the same as that of his recently published book. He…

From  Jeff Layne on August 11th, 2016 0 likes 102 plays