An exhibition of creative work from a year of classes and collaborations between free and incarcerated artists, scholars and writers at Stateville Prison.

Threewalls Gallery
Friday, Oct. 18, 6-9pm
119 N. Peoria St.
Chicago, IL 60607
Opening Reception
Join us for music, readings and a silent auction to support future projects and classes.

Sunday, Nov. 10, 3pm
Location To Be Determined
Film Screening
Natural Life
Followed by a discussion with Tirtza Even, artist and filmmaker; Mariame Kaba, Project NIA Director; and Shobha Mahadev, Project Director of the Illinois Coalition for the Fair Sentencing of Children, moderated by Jill Petty

Saturday, Nov. 16, 3pm
Location To Be Determined
Roundtable Discussion
Prison Impact: A conversation with movement organizers on working and resisting within a carceral state
Discussion with Chicago Anti-Eviction Campaign; Moratorium on Deportations; Evan Lyon, Dept. of Medicine faculty, University of Chicago; Charity Toliver, Black Thought, Black Action; Benny Lee, National Alliance for the Empowerment of Formerly Incarcerated People.
Moderated by Erica Meiners
A workshop will follow in which participants will be asked to imagine budgetary reallocations for the state’s nearly $1.3 billion Department of Corrections 2013 budget.