Prisoner Express News & Updates

Prisoner Express Annual Artshow Reception

By Ryan Clover | April 3, 2017

Click here to see the event on the Durland Alternatives Library website. The annual prisoner art exhibition at Cornell’s Big Red Barn will be presented April 12 through , with a reception on April 12, 7 to 9 pm. The exhibition will display the works of prisoners participating in the art projects of the Prisoner Express.…

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Browse Our Online Archive

By Ryan Clover | January 1, 2017

The old website didn’t lend itself too well to regular publishing, so we switched to a blog-based format. However, there’s still some gems we haven’t had time to move over. Want to see some of the older prisoner express content? Check out our previous website – which is now In the coming months you’ll see…

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Thank YOU for our first successful fundraiser!

By Ryan Clover | December 9, 2016

I’m so grateful for all of you who contributed to our Prisoner Express Fundraising Campaign. This is the first time we’ve ever asked for public contributions – and trust me, we needed it. We were a little nervous to set a goal. I mean, what if it flopped? It didn’t – our goal to raise…

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Help us send $1,000 worth of books this #givingtuesday

By Ryan Clover | November 28, 2016

Hey Friends, It’s been a long weekend setting up this new website for Prisoner Express, and we’re live! Just in time for #givingtuesday. This new website will be a major resource for prisoners, their friends, loved ones, and family members. We’re featuring writing and artwork from prisoners, along with an easy enrollment process and a way for…

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P.E Survey 2016

By Ashawna Abbott | September 21, 2016

Hello all! In an initiative to become a more self aware and purposeful organization, the Prisoner Express program has created a written response section titled the Prisoner Express Arts Culture Enrichment Survey, to our Summer 2016 Newsletter. We hoped that with its implementation, we could learn more about our members and give them a space…

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