Colorful Stripes

Story Share and Community Conversation

Safe Harbors of the Hudson 111 Broadway, Newburgh, NY

Join us for this story-share and community conversation about the history—and present—of girls and women’s incarceration. How can communities understand and support the needs of self-identifying young women and their families today? Can we reformulate and reclaim the language used over time to define and confine youth? Feminist oral historian Sady Sullivan will guide us in deep listening and we will hear from women who were confined at the New York State Training School for Girls (1904–1975) when they were teens, along with young women today. This event is part of the free public programming around the exhibition at Ann […]