Mass incarceration cannot be understood without looking through the lenses of gender and sexuality.
Tag: carceral state
How do race, gender, and sexuality intersect in order to shape policing and imprisonment?
Moderated by Regina Kunzel Edited by Devin McGeehan Muchmore What can histories of sexuality and gender tell us about the carceral state? The United States’ incarceration rate has quadrupled since the 1970s, giving the U.S. the largest prison population in the world. According to Bureau of Justice Statistics, over 2.2 […]