Libraries Gave Us Power: Reading in Prison
My Phd is using Reading Aloud/ Shared Reading groups as my main method. Here I will be collecting and sharing key sources.
The impact of books and reading in prisons– The Reading Agency
‘An Evaluation of a Pilot Study of a Literature-Based Intervention with Women in Prison’ (Robinson,J. Billington, J.,2013)
An investigation into the therapeutic benefits of reading in relation to depression and well-being’ (Josie Billington, Chris Dowrick, Andrew Hamer, Jude Robinson, and Clare Williams, 2010)
Reading in prison is not a trivial story– Erwin James
Take away prisoners’ books and you take away their only hope- Ricky Tomlinson