Interview, Panel

The Many Faces of Imprisonment at Bluestockings Bookstore

April 26th, 2019
Bluestockings Bookstore

What does mass incarceration have to do with immigrant detention and the War on Terror?

How are these all different names of the same repression?

Join Laura Whitehorn (former political prisoner and editor of The War Before by Safiya Bukhari), Victoria Law (author of Resistance Behind Bars: The Struggles of Incarcerated Women), Jeanne Theoharis (Professor of Political Science and co-founder of Educators for Civil Liberties) and Ravi Ragbir and Marlon Peterson (Families for Freedom) for a discussion on the many faces of imprisonment.

Related Media

Links to the various projects:

Safiya Bukhari book (edited by Laura Whitehorn):

Laura Whitehorn:

more about Fahad Hashmi’s case and the Special Administrative Measures:


Books Through Bars

Tenacious: a zine of Art & Writings by Women in Prison

Back to Victoria Law’s Author Page