Narrator: Natasha White

Interview Date: 1/29/20

Partner Organization: JLUSA

Interviewer: Anna Van Dine

Tags: Youth incarceration, Re-incarceration, Being pregnant while incarcerated, Insufficient health services, First impressions, Getting arrested, Threats and fears, Detainees’ neglect, Psychological impact of incarceration, Violence in prison, Correction Officers, Officers’ abuse, Parole, Visitation Process, Gangs, Network of support, Prison facilities, Going to court, Emotional impact of visitation, Anxiety / Stress, Social interactions in prison, Close Rikers, Working after Rikers, Medical evaluations at Rikers, Personal history of incarceration, Poor living conditions, Intake, Rikers Island, Incarceration, Prison abolition, New York City, Oral history, Rikers Public Memory Project, RPMP

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