Narrator: Gary Gordon

Interview Date: 01/07/19

Partner Organization: 125th Street Library

Interviewer: Sarita Daftary-Steel

Tags: Rikers Island, Incarceration, Prison abolition, New York City, Oral history, Rikers Public Memory Project, RPMP, Getting arrested, Going to court, Youth incarceration, Personal history of incarceration, Working in Rikers while incarcerated, Being released from Rikers, Re-incarceration, Defense mechanism, Violence in prison, Visitation process, Emotional impact of visitation, Impact on outside relationship, NYC policies

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