Prisoners Literature Project

PLP at the 2017 Oakland Book Festival

May 2017  |  Published in Latest News

Come by and see us at the Oakland Book Festival on Sunday, May 21! Grab a free bookmark from one of our trusty volunteers & buy a book or two (cheap!) to help the PLP send better books to those behind bars.

It’ll be a great day full of authors & activists! Don’t miss it! More info:

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New art from grateful prisoners!
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We’ve been sending out a lot of ‘how to draw’ guides to prisoners recently by request – here’s some neat thank-you pictures we received last week!

A thank you poem to remember!
Feb 2018

Here’s a wonderful ‘thank you’ poem from a grateful prisoner. It’s addressed to Prisoners Literature Project & sister bookstore Bound Together Books, which is the address prisoners have to mail to get a reply from us! 

PLP’s regular Sunday volunteering hours now 2pm to 6pm!
Jan 2018

Apologies for the back and forth on this, but the Prisoners Literature Project’s open Sunday volunteering hours are now 2pm to 6pm, starting Sunday, December 3rd, 2017 going forwards.