The Last Graduation
subtitleThe Rise and Fall of College Programs in Prison.
DescriptionWhy have federal and state governments rushed to cut off funds for effective college-in-prison programs? The Last Graduation traces the history of college programs in New York State prisons, from the advent of higher education in prison in the wake of the 1971 Attica uprising to the last graduation from the Marist College program at Greenhaven Prison in 1995.
KeywordsCriminal Justice, Prison Reform