Annual Proceedings

2021| “Returning, but Free: Navigating our Role as Teachers and Scholars in Prison Settings” (Independent Virtual Meetup concurrent with reduced CCCC proceedings)

2020 | Where Inside and Outside Meet: Naming Our Commonplaces in Prison-Based Teaching and Research (CCCC proceedings moved from Milwaukee to a virtual session)

2019 | Performing Prison: Intentional Teaching, Research, and Writing Inside & Out | Special Prison Writing Issue of Reflections, featuring content from 2019 workshop contributors, here

2018 | Performing Prison: Intentional Teaching, Research, and Writing Inside & Out | PDF

2017 | Activist or Educator? Rethinking the Transformative Potential of Education in Prison

2016 | Disrupting the Cycle of Mass Incarceration: What Can Writing Really Do?

2015 | Narrative Truth: The Risks and Rewards of Prison Research, Writing, and Teaching

2014 | Prison Networks: Broadcasting Why Prison Writing Matters

2013 | Making Lives Behind Bars Visible: Literacy Programs and Activism

2012 | Opening Prison Gates: Creating, Sustaining, Researching, and Extending Literacy Programs behind Bars