WEDNESDAYS IN WADHAMS LECTURE SERIES | 7:30pm at the Library
Moriah Shock: Learning to Leave by Robert Harsh - May 22, at 7:30pm
Robert Harsh is a retired counselor and adjunct faculty member at SUNY Plattsburgh. He has taught sociology courses at two state prisons in the region, including a course on the history of prisons at the maximum-security Dannemora Correctional Facility. He currently tutors for Literacy Volunteers at the Moriah Shock facility.
He will give us an inside look at volunteering in prison as well as a brief review the history of American prisons focusing on the institutional structure and individual experience of incarceration.