Mariame Kaba is an educator and organizer based out of New York City. She has been active in the anti-criminalization and anti-violence movements for the past 30 years. Mariame is the founder and director of Project NIA, a grassroots organization with a long-term vision to end youth incarceration.
bria royal is a multidisciplinary artist from Chicago who considers her animation, comics, paintings, and zines to be the result of a radical healing process that she hopes others will benefit from seeing unfold. Much of her work centralizes black and brown imaginations of womxnhood, femininity, and gender fluidity through a lens of eco-feminism, afro-futurism, and contemporary mythology.
We've compiled a list of other books, films and resources relevant to children with incarcerated loved ones.