Happy Anniversary, Jamii Sisterhood

Happy One Year Anniversary to a sisterhood that always leaves me feeling full! Jamii’s mission is to “create a safe and innovative space for Black women in higher education in prison through expert professional development and community building” and if you ask me, they do just that. Part of the beauty in this sisterhood is […]


I am sure my Jamii SiSTARS were expecting a profound academic piece to start off the New Year, 2021.  But, they told me I could choose my topic and it didn’t have to be in my area of expertise.  I’m a scholar-activist and a Professor of Sociology at Virginia State University.  Surely there is plenty […]