We’ve Been Busy…

After the executions, some of the men on death row at Varner Prison in Arkansas organized their own creative writing project after we left and have asked us for assistance in continuing to share their writing with the public. The have named their creative writing...

We’ve Been Recovering…

There is a lot to process when the men you have been serving on Death Row in Arkansas have been dealing with the State’s mission to execute 8 men in 10 days just after Easter. Arkansas succeeded in executing 4 of those men. The last to be executed was Kenneth...

Eight Men To Be Executed in 10 Days in Arkansas

Three of the 8 men to be executed are the storytellers in “On The Row”. They are: Don Davis, Stacey Johnson, and Kenneth Williams. We were with these men for 6 months and we know them to be changed from the men they were over 20 years ago. Their stories...
Video: Stories From The Inside Out

Video: Stories From The Inside Out

The Prison Story Project team met with 11 women incarcerated at the Northwest Arkansas Community Correction Center from October 2016 through January 2017 in a storytelling/creative writing circle. Tiago Santo produced this video from the February 11th production of...
Video: On The Row

Video: On The Row

Tiago Santo produced this video from the encore performance of The Prison Story Project: On The Row, Friday, January 13, 2017 at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church. On The Row is a staged reading of the stories of 9 men on Arkansas’ Death Row collected over six months this...