A conversation between author and journalist Jaime Lowe, with Michelle Garcia and Elizabeth Bay (Anti-Recidivism Coalition), Wendy Staggs (Beyond the Bars/Prison Arts Collective), and Claudia Peña (For Freedoms and UCLA Law/UCLA Prison Education Program); all women working in California on the forefront of restorative justice. Jaime’s book reveals the inner workings of California’s Correctional Camps, providing intimate portrayals of the women inmate firefighters who routinely put their lives on the line to save our burning state.
View or download program notes: https://cap.ucla.edu/breathing_fire_program
Check out the toolkit of recommendations from our panel with links to reading, resources, and organizations that are fighting for a more just and equitable system. Dig Deeper. Learn More. Get Involved! https://cap.ucla.edu/breathing_fire_toolkit