Graduation Date

Fall 12-13-2020

Grading Professor

Susan Farkas

Subject Concentration

Health & Science

Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)


The transition from prison to the harsh realities of New York City is seldom easy. Finding employment and housing is always a huge challenge but in 2020 COVID-19 has shadowed the incarcerated. As returning New Yorkers, their stories are unique. Ironically, the added obstacles they face have also brought them benefits in the form of the housing they need to survive during a deadly pandemic.



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