- From: October 18, 2017 to October 18, 2017
- Admission: Free
- Location: Project for Empty Space
- Address: 2 Gateway Center, Newark, NJ 07102
Project for Empty Space in collaboration with the Humanities Action Lab (HAL), Newest Americans,Rutgers University-Newark's Graduate Program in American Studies, and First Friends of NJ and NY present States of Incarceration: Seeking Asylum, Resisting Detention. The exhibition will open to the public on Wednesday, October 18th, 6 - 8 PM, in the gallery located at 2 Gateway Center, Newark, NJ 07102. Seeking Asylum, Resisting Detention is the Newark iteration of States of Incarceration, a traveling exhibition created by students, returning citizens, and others directly affected by mass incarceration in 20 cities. Each city’s team explored local histories of mass incarceration and represented their findings in this collective national project. For more info, please visit event webpage.