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Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2022-2023.
This class explores the increasing presence of all the arts in prisons throughout the country and examines the increasing scholarship surrounding arts programs and their efficacy for incarcerated persons. The course uses video's, archival material, reading material and in-person or Zoom interviews to investigate how and why art is taught in prisons. The class will also look at art produced by incarcerated artists as well as art by those who are still practicing after going home. And finally, the class will explore the increasing scholarship around the impact practicing the arts while incarcerated has on recidivism rates and preparation for re-entry.
When Offered Fall.
Distribution Category (CA-AS, ALC-AS, SSC-AS)
Regular Academic Session. Combined with: PMA 4681
Credits and Grading Basis
4 Credits Graded(Letter grades only)
Class Number & Section Details
- M Schwartz Ctr-Perform Arts 124
- Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
Instruction Mode: In Person
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