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Digital Records of Incarceration:
An Annotated Bibliography
“The collection of detailed metadata on prisoners by the US prison system represents a grand-scale archival effort. It is on the basis of records that fail to provide a full and detailed picture of incarceration that critical judgments are formed by our culture.”


“Long Island Richard”

On the set of “Long Island Richard,” May, 2014                                           Photo: Isabel Sinistore In keeping with our commitment to sifting through fragments of Western and American culture with an eye towards advancing insights that can be put to transformative use, The Straddler has sought to emphasize performance since our founding.

BY    Editor
May 2, 2023