Total Isolation for 23 hours daily.
No contact with family. Poor food.
Minimal access to medical needs.
Hear the stories of those who have been
held in state-sanctioned torture.
A Reader's Theatre performance script compiled by Andy Griggs and Melvin Ishmael Johnson
Produced by If the Shu Fits Collaborative:
Dramastage Qumran * LA Laborfest * Public Works Improvisational Theatre
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If the SHU Fits - Voices from Solitary Confinement will be performed throughout the Los Angeles area on the 23rd of every month as part of Statewide Coordinated Actions to End Solitary Confinement (SCATESC), launched by Prisoner Hunger Strike Solidarity Coalition. Holding these performances and other related actions on the 23rd emphasize the 23+ hours every day that people are held in solitary confinement.
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“The degree of civilization in a society can be judged by entering its prisons.”