Orange Is the New Black, a Netflix hit this year, is based on a 2010 memoir of its same name. It’s the story of Piper Kerman, an ex-con who is sent to prison on international drug smuggling charges.
The lives of university students and prison inmates came together during a writing workshop at the Saskatoon Provincial Correctional Centre on April 2.
It's rare that people can tap into the artistic dimensions of a prison inmate's mind. A publication from the Saskatoon Provincial Correctional Centre is altering this reality.
The rate of HIV and AIDS infection among prison inmates is anywhere from 10 to 20 times higher than the general population ”” a problem that could easily be curbed, according to the Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network, through the use of clean needles and medical supplies.