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Storytelling, Art, & Mindfulness

Center on Poverty and Inequality Sponsors “Girlhood Interrupted” at National Museum

by | Sep 11, 2019 | Adultification Bias

The Center on Poverty and Inequality commissioned painter Ashley Joi and photographer Sancha McBurnie to create original works to complement the report, pieces that were displayed at a reception following the...

What It’s Like to Become the Voice of Your Generation—at Age 12

by | Aug 11, 2019 | Storytelling, Art, & Mindfulness

took the stage and introduced herself with a nervous giggle. Then, in an instant, she seemed to harness the strength and fervor...

‘How They See Me Versus How I See Myself’: Girls’ Reflections from Inside the Justice System

by | Jan 10, 2019 | Storytelling, Art, & Mindfulness

In October 2018, the Georgetown Law Center on Poverty and Inequality’s Initiative on Gender Justice and Opportunity and Rights4Girls published a compilation of girls’ visual and written work about their experiences...

Georgetown Law highlights Flint girls, ‘Arts in Detention’ program in new national publication

by | Nov 07, 2018 | Storytelling, Art, & Mindfulness

The voices of Flint girls are included in a new nationwide release by the Center on Poverty and Inequality at Georgetown University’s renowned Law Center. Published Oct. 25, “I am the...

Girls suffer childhood trauma more. New research shows how yoga can help heal them.

by | May 02, 2017 | Adultification Bias

A new report by the Center on Poverty and Inequality at Georgetown Law School shows that yoga programs can be particularly effective at helping girls who are incarcerated cope with the...