Introduction. Certain failures : representing the experiences of incarcerated women in the United States / Ruby C. Tapia Pt. One. Defining the problem: Unpacking the crisis : women of color, globalization, and the prison-industrial complex / Julia Sudbury Glossary of terms / Tina Reynolds The long shadow of prison : my messy journey through fear, silence, and racism toward abolition / Jay Whitlock Unpeeling the mask / Elizabeth Leslie Children of incarcerated parents : a Bill of Rights / San Francisco Children of Incarcerated Parents Partnership United Nations Report on violence against women in U.S. Prisons Being in prison / Joanne Archibald Wearing blues / Kinnari Jivani Pt. Two. Being a mother from inside: Get on the bus : mobilizing communities across California to unite children with their parents in prison / Suzanne Jabro and Kelly Kester-Smith Do I have to stand for this? / Kimberly Burke Out of Sight, NOT out of mind : important information for incarcerated parents whose children are in foster care / Children of Incarcerated Parents Program, NYC Administration for Children's Services The impact of the adoption and safe families act on children of incarcerated parents / Arlene F. Lee, Philip M. Genty, and Mimi Laver, Child Welfare League of America ASFA, TPR, my life, my children, my motherhood / Carole E. The birthing program in Washington state / Tabitha and Christy Hall Pregnancy, motherhood, and loss in prison : a personal story / Kebby Warner What the Parenting Program at the Nebraska Correctional Center for Women has meant to me / Mary Alley, A.D., and C.S. The storybook project at Bedford Hills / Beth Falk, June Benson, Amorel Beyor, and Alte A trilogy of journeys / Kathy Boudin
Pt. Three. Intimacy, sexuality, and gender identity inside: Untitled / Celeste "Jazz" Carrington Analyzing prison sex : reconciling self-expression with safety / Brenda V. Smith Who said women can't get along? / Elizabeth Leslie Sorry / Tina Reynolds The chase / Holli Hampton Why? A letter to my lover / Sheena M. King Gender, sexuality, and family kinship networks / Juanita Díaz-Cotto Getting free / Amy Stout My name is June Martinez / June Martinez King County (WA) gender identity regulations / Department of Adult and Juvenile Detention Mother / Mayra Collado Daddy black man / Cassandra Adams Watershed / Kinnari Jivani Pt. Four. Creating and maintaining intellectual, spiritual, and creative life inside : Lit by each other's light:women's writing at Cook County Jail / Ann Fowell Stanford Tuesday SOUL / Kinnari Jivani "I lived that book!" Reading behind bars / Megan Sweeney Changing minds : a participatory action research project on college in prison / Michelle Fine ... [et al.] Imagining the self and other : women narrate prison life across cultures / Lynne Haney and András Tapolcai My art / Kinnari Jivani My window / Michele Molina They talked / Kinnari Jivani I never knew / Darlene Dixon Wise women : critical citizenship in a women's prison / Tanya Erzen Women of wisdom : an alternative community of faith / Suzanne Jabro and Kelly Kester-Smith Chain of command / Kinnari Jivani Pt. Five. Struggling for health care: Hep C, pap smears, and basic care : justice now and the right to family / Johanna Hoffman A dazzling tale of two teeth / Tracy Lynn Hardin Women's rights don't stop at the jailhouse door / Rachel Roth The death of Luisa Montalvo / Nancy Rights for imprisoned people with psychiatric disabilities / RIPPD A plea for rosemary / Beverly (Chopper) Henry The thing called love virus / Tiffany Jackson Bill of health rights for incarcerated girls / Residents of the Cook County Juvenile Detention Center Working to improve health care for incarcerated women / Sheila R. Enders Women in prison project fact sheets / Correctional Association of New York
Pt. Six. Serving time, sentenced and unsentenced: Reading gender in September 11 detentions : Zihada : the journey from a young Pakistani wife to an anthrax suspect / Irum Shiekh Victim or criminal : the experiences of a human-trafficking survivor in the U.S. immigration system / Leticia M. Saucedo Detention of women asylum seekers in the United States : a disgrace / Marleine Bastien and Rosta Telfort "Did you see no potential in me?" The story of women serving long sentences in prison / Kathy Boudin Dignity denied : the price of imprisoning older women in California / Legal Services for Prisoners with Children The longertimers/insiders activist group at Tutwiler Prison for women / Erline Bibbs The forgotten population : a look at death row in the United States through the experiences of women / Capital Punishment Project ... [et al.] Pt. Seven. Struggling for rights : Incarcerated young mothers' bill of rights : from a vision to a policy at San Francisco Juvenile Hall / Sophia Sanchez Slaving in prison : a three-part indictment / shawnna d.,the Fire Inside Editorial Collective, and Edaleen Smith Freedom gon' come / Cassandra Adams Reducing the number of people in California women's prisons : how "gender-responsive prisons" harm women, children, and families / Californians United for a Responsible Budget The gender-responsive prison expansion movement / Cynthia Chandler Free battered women / Linda Field and Andrea Bible Life's imprint / Michele Molina Testimony of Kemba Smith before the inter-american commission on human rights Keeping families connected : women organizing for telephone justice in the face of corporate-state greed / Lauren Melodia and Annette Warren Dickerson Prick poison / Kinnari Jivani The prison-industrial complex in indigenous California / Stormy Ogden A prison journal / Tammica Summers
Pt. Eight. Being out : A former battered woman celebrating life after / Lorrie Sue McClary Life on the outside-of what? / Alfreda Robinson-Dawkins California and the welfare and food stamps ban / All of Us or None Employment resolution : human rights commission of the City and County of San Francisco / All of Us or None Only with time / Tina Reynolds Child of a convicted felon / Anonymous Mothering after imprisonment / Margaret Oot Hayes Being about it : reflections on advocacy after incarceration / Martha L. Raimon... [et al.] The first time is a mistake . . . / Patricia Zimmerman What life has been like for me since being on the outside / Freda Swinney Alternatives : ATI in New York City / Alexandra Bell and Leche Violent interruptions / Noelle Paley and Joshua Price Prison abolition in practice : The LEAD Project, the politics of healing, and a new way of life / Setsu Shigematsu, Gwen D'Arcangelis, and Melissa Burch Booking it beyond the big house / Jean Trounstine Being out of prison / Joanne Archibald.
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