Brief: Intersecting Stories: Gender, Incarceration, and Literacy


From 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7 in the Lincoln Room, Melanie Burdick will be speaking about literacy in female incarceration. 

Deborah Brandt’s theories of literacy sponsors will be discussed, along with ways to improve the prison education system and other issues with silenced incarcerated females. This event is free to all Washburn students.