Discussion on Prisoner Support Projects in Winnipeg

Genderfest Winnipeg and the Institute for Women’s and Gender Studies present:

Prisoner Support Projects: a conversation with local organizers and out of town guests.

Featuring:

Syrus Marcus Ware
is a founder of the Prison Justice Action Committee (Toronto) and is helping to organize the International Conference on Penal Abolition in Ottawa, June 2014

Louise Wallwein
is the Writer-in-Residence at the Centre for Creative Writing and Oral Culture at the University of Manitoba

Kim Parry
is a volunteer with the Manitoba Library Association Prison Library Committee

Anne Wyman

University of Winnipeg, The Hive.
(Located on the first floor at the Ellice St. entrance)

There will be prison art calendars available for purchase (suggested $5-10) as well as copies of Inside Scoop (a quarterly issue of writings and art from the inside). http://www.johnhoward.mb.ca/inside-scoop/

Join us for conversation and free coffee and snacks.

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