Prison and the Carceral State Syllabus
Date Published: 11/7/2019
Our syllabi series highlights articles, books, and journal issues that encourage discussion of today’s most pressing issues. The scholarship in this syllabus discusses life in a society governed by policing, surveillance, and imprisonment. Topics range from women of color abolitionist activism and the militarization of everyday life to intimacy, queerness, and parental rights in prison.
All journal articles and issues in this syllabus are freely available online until September 30, 2020. The books in this syllabus can be purchased from your local independent bookseller, from online booksellers, and at dukeupress.edu.