Prisoners Literature Project

Curbed recommends PLP for book donations!

January 2020  |  Published in Announcements, Latest News, New Ways To Donate

This article from Curbed SF mentions Prisoners Literature Project as a good place to donate your unwanted books!

https://sf.curbed.com/2019/1/24/18182230/donate-books-clothes-furniture-cleaning-marie-kondo-where

(We dig this a lot, but reminder: please try to taylor physical book donations to those on our donation list – https://www.prisonlit.org/donate/ – tho we’re also looking for sci-fi and fantasy paperbacks recently.)

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IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT: Prisoner Literature Project is suspending Wednesday and Sunday volunteer sessions until further notice.


Mini-documentary on PLP-inspired B2P program
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This great mini-documentary on Lisa Frank, who runs the boutique Adobe Books to Prisoners service out of San Francisco, specifically cites PLP as her original inspiration.


NPR talks banned books & prisons.
Feb 2020

A new NPR article is delving into why books are banned in U.S. prisons, with some interesting quotes from prison officials and activists.