The Press in Prison is a Scalawag Media guidebook for journalists. Illuminating the need for incarcerated voices in journalism, this guide is intended to increase newsroom competency and capacity to work with writers on the inside, integrating reporting from prison into regular reporting cycles.
About the Author
Lovey Cooper is the Managing Editor of Scalawag. She is based in Durham, North Carolina. Emily Nonko is a social justice and solutions-oriented reporter based in Brooklyn, New York. She is an organizer with Empowerment Avenue, a program supporting incarcerated writers.Danielle Purifoy is an assistant professor of Geography at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She is the former Race and Place editor of Scalawag.