The most recent issue of the Trotter Review, which focuses on the impact of incarceration on prisoners and their families after they are released, is now available on ScholarWorks, the open access institutional repository for scholarship and research out of UMass Boston.
The Trotter Review has been published since 1987 by the William Monroe Trotter Institute at UMass Boston.
Apart from an introduction by Barbara Lewis, director of the Trotter Institute at UMass Boston, and the proceedings of a community forum featuring Andrea J. Cabral, Daniel Cordon, Lyn Levy, Gary Little, and Janet Rodriguez, the contents of this issue, titled “Reclaiming Humanity in and out of the Cell,” include:
- “Inside/Outside: A Model for Social Support and Rehabilitation of Young Black Men” by Harold Adams and Castellano Turner
- “Studies on Religion and Recidivism: Focus on Roxbury, Dorchester, and Mattapan” by George Walters-Sleyon
- “Gray Matters Behind Bars” by Howard Manly
- “The Personal and Family Challenges of Reentry: Interview with Helen Credle” by Kenneth J. Cooper
- “Stop and Frisk: From Slave-Catchers to NYPD, A Legal Commentary” by Gloria J. Browne-Marshall
To view the full issue, and to explore back issues of this publication, click here.
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