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Captive State: Louisiana and the Making of Mass Incarceration

Historic New Orleans Collection 520 Royal Street, New Orleans, Maryland, US

Louisiana’s present-day distinction as the world’s incarceration capital is rooted in three centuries of history. Throughout this history, people in power have used systems of enslavement and incarceration to hold others captive for punishment, control, and exploitation. Black Louisianians have suffered disproportionately under these systems. Through historical objects, textual interpretation, multimedia, and data visualization, the […]

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Captive State: Louisiana and the Making of Mass Incarceration

Historic New Orleans Collection 520 Royal Street, New Orleans, Maryland, US

Louisiana’s present-day distinction as the world’s incarceration capital is rooted in three centuries of history. Throughout this history, people in power have used systems of enslavement and incarceration to hold others captive for punishment, control, and exploitation. Black Louisianians have suffered disproportionately under these systems. Through historical objects, textual interpretation, multimedia, and data visualization, the […]

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Captive State: Louisiana and the Making of Mass Incarceration

Historic New Orleans Collection 520 Royal Street, New Orleans, Maryland, US

Louisiana’s present-day distinction as the world’s incarceration capital is rooted in three centuries of history. Throughout this history, people in power have used systems of enslavement and incarceration to hold others captive for punishment, control, and exploitation. Black Louisianians have suffered disproportionately under these systems. Through historical objects, textual interpretation, multimedia, and data visualization, the […]

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Captive State: Louisiana and the Making of Mass Incarceration

Historic New Orleans Collection 520 Royal Street, New Orleans, Maryland, US

Louisiana’s present-day distinction as the world’s incarceration capital is rooted in three centuries of history. Throughout this history, people in power have used systems of enslavement and incarceration to hold others captive for punishment, control, and exploitation. Black Louisianians have suffered disproportionately under these systems. Through historical objects, textual interpretation, multimedia, and data visualization, the […]

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Captive State: Louisiana and the Making of Mass Incarceration

Historic New Orleans Collection 520 Royal Street, New Orleans, Maryland, US

Louisiana’s present-day distinction as the world’s incarceration capital is rooted in three centuries of history. Throughout this history, people in power have used systems of enslavement and incarceration to hold others captive for punishment, control, and exploitation. Black Louisianians have suffered disproportionately under these systems. Through historical objects, textual interpretation, multimedia, and data visualization, the […]

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Captive State: Louisiana and the Making of Mass Incarceration

Historic New Orleans Collection 520 Royal Street, New Orleans, Maryland, US

Louisiana’s present-day distinction as the world’s incarceration capital is rooted in three centuries of history. Throughout this history, people in power have used systems of enslavement and incarceration to hold others captive for punishment, control, and exploitation. Black Louisianians have suffered disproportionately under these systems. Through historical objects, textual interpretation, multimedia, and data visualization, the […]

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Captive State: Louisiana and the Making of Mass Incarceration

Historic New Orleans Collection 520 Royal Street, New Orleans, Maryland, US

Louisiana’s present-day distinction as the world’s incarceration capital is rooted in three centuries of history. Throughout this history, people in power have used systems of enslavement and incarceration to hold others captive for punishment, control, and exploitation. Black Louisianians have suffered disproportionately under these systems. Through historical objects, textual interpretation, multimedia, and data visualization, the […]

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Captive State: Louisiana and the Making of Mass Incarceration

Historic New Orleans Collection 520 Royal Street, New Orleans, Maryland, US

Louisiana’s present-day distinction as the world’s incarceration capital is rooted in three centuries of history. Throughout this history, people in power have used systems of enslavement and incarceration to hold others captive for punishment, control, and exploitation. Black Louisianians have suffered disproportionately under these systems. Through historical objects, textual interpretation, multimedia, and data visualization, the […]

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Captive State: Louisiana and the Making of Mass Incarceration

Historic New Orleans Collection 520 Royal Street, New Orleans, Maryland, US

Louisiana’s present-day distinction as the world’s incarceration capital is rooted in three centuries of history. Throughout this history, people in power have used systems of enslavement and incarceration to hold others captive for punishment, control, and exploitation. Black Louisianians have suffered disproportionately under these systems. Through historical objects, textual interpretation, multimedia, and data visualization, the […]

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Captive State: Louisiana and the Making of Mass Incarceration

Historic New Orleans Collection 520 Royal Street, New Orleans, Maryland, US

Louisiana’s present-day distinction as the world’s incarceration capital is rooted in three centuries of history. Throughout this history, people in power have used systems of enslavement and incarceration to hold others captive for punishment, control, and exploitation. Black Louisianians have suffered disproportionately under these systems. Through historical objects, textual interpretation, multimedia, and data visualization, the […]

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