Prison Service Journal: 243

Date: 
Wednesday, 17 April, 2019

This is a special edition with the focus on the prison crisis

  • 'Is there a Prison Crisis? Thinking creatively and dialogically about prison’s old and new problems' by co-editors: Dr Anastasia Chamberlen, Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, University of Warwick; Charlotte Weinberg, Director, Safe Ground and Anita Dockley, Research Director, Howard League for Penal Reform
  • 'From poem into spoken word' by Jason N Smith, a Safe Ground alumnus, spoken word artist and former prisoner
  • 'A crisis of hope? Long term prisoners’ experiences in Category A environments' by Will Styles, Governor of HMP Whitemoor
  • 'Getting out of the crisis' by Richard Garside, Director, Centre for Crime and Justice Studies

Plus interviews with Peter Clarke, Nick Hardwick and Susie Orbach