Schedule & Readings

Wednesday, 10 April, 2:30-4:30pm, E103 (Rosemarie’s Room)
Topics: Welcome and introductions; goals of the institute; existing and future projects

Monday, 24 June, 9:30-4pm, E501

Humanities, Incarceration, and the College Classroom
Guest speaker: Tommasina Faratro: CUNY Mapping Project and Prisoner Rentry Initiative
Due: Abstract Review

Tuesday, 25 June, 9:30-4pm, E501
Formerly-Incarcerated Students
Guest speakers: Joni Schwartz and John Chaney: Race, Education, and Reintegrating Formerly Incarcerated Individuals
Readings: Race, Integration, and Reintegrating Formerly Incarcerated Individuals, chapters 7, 8, 11, and 15 (book distributed to participants)

Wednesday, 26 June, 9:30-4pm, E501
Humanities in Prison
Guest speaker: Daniel Karpowitz
Readings: College in Prison (book distributed to participants), Michael Young, “Down With Meritocracy,” and Jody Lewen, “Against Pell

Thursday 27 June, 9:30-4pm, E255
Writings on/and prisons
Due: Two readings to share and bibliography contributions

Friday, 28 June, 9:30-4pm, E255
Implementation plans
Final evaluation and submission