Continuing the Dialogue on the Canadian Carceral State


  • Jarrod Shook


Author Biography

Jarrod Shook

Jarrod Shook completed an honour’s degree in sociology at Laurentian University and is currently completing an honour’s degree in criminology at the University of Ottawa. Jarrod is a member of the Journal of Prisoners on Prisons editorial team where he was lead editor of Volume 26, Number 1&2 – a “Dialogue Canada’s Federal Penitentiary System and the Need for Penal Reform”. As a member of the Carceral Cultures Research Initiative (, he recently co-authored an article with Justin Piché and Kevin Walby entitled “Getting ‘Beyond the Fence’: Interrogating the Backstage Production, Marketing and Evaluation of CSC’s Virtual Tour”, which appeared in Volume 7 of the Annual Review of Interdisciplinary Justice Research.