Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Humanities & Communication
A collection of poems focusing on the mass incarceration of African-American men and how the prison industrial complex is designed to legally exploit prisoners specifically for profits. Along with a reflective essay about the history of legal discrimination and the creative process by which the poems were created. Then how it ties in with the capstone course theme of race, gender, class, feminist theory, and social justice.
Bernard, Jamara, "The American Nightmare: Land of the Incarcerated" (2016). Capstone Projects and Master's Theses. 530.