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Ear Hustle brings you the stories of life inside prison,
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The podcast is a partnership between Nigel Poor, a Bay Area visual artist
and Earlonne Woods, currently incarcerated at San Quentin State Prison,
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EPISODE 4: The SHU

 

The hole, the box, solitary confinement. It doesn’t matter what you call it; doing time in the SHU (Security Housing Unit) means you are alone and segregated from the general prison population. In this episode, four men who served between 8 and 28 years in the SHU share their memories of that time.

Thanks to Armando Flores, Gus Lamumba Edwards, Richard Johnson and Isaac Flores for telling their stories, and to John YaYa Johnson for assisting with this episode.

Here's a transcript for The SHU, and you can download an episode here.

Big thanks to Mail Chimp, Bombas and Casper for supporting the show.

 "Hand to the Door Grate" by Antwan Williams

"Hand to the Door Grate" by Antwan Williams

 
Nigel Poor