Jean Casella

Jean Casella is a co-director of Solitary Watch, a web-based watchdog project, and a Soros Justice Fellow. She is the editor of two previous anthologies and a co-editor, with James Ridgeway and Sarah Shourd, of Hell Is a Very Small Place: Voices from Solitary Confinement (The New Press). She lives in Brooklyn, New York.

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News and Reviews

Slate

Watch an interview with two of the formerly incarcerated men profiled in Hell Is a Very Small Place on Slate

Bookslut

Bookslut reviews Hell Is a Very Small Place

Inside Higher Ed

In a review for Inside Higher Ed, Scott McLemee says solitary confinement "degrades the society that has turned it into reality"

Medium

Chelsea Manning reviews Hell Is a Very Small Place

Pages

Books by Jean Casella

Hell Is a Very Small Place
Voices from Solitary Confinement

Jean Casella, James Ridgeway, Sarah Shourd