Carol Jacobsen

Professional Title

Professor of Art & Design and Women's Studies

Department

Art & Design
Women's Studies

About

Carol Jacobsen seeks freedom for unjustly incarcerated women, especially those serving life sentences, and opposes state violations of human and civil rights of women in prison. Jacobsen's recent book: For Dear Life: Women's Decarceration and Human Rights in Focus, The University of Michigan Press, 2019.

Research Interests

activism
art
carceral state / prisons
community-based research
law
LGBTQ
qualitative research
quantitative research
race
sexual violence
violence