Current Graduate Students

Heather Harris


Heather graduated from Kennesaw State in 2012 with a BA in English. She is interested in the history, development, and geography of the prison industrial complex and in what ways the prison is a microcosm of society as a whole. Her current research focuses on prisoner activism and how it relates to mass social and political movements. In her free time she enjoys hiking, traveling, and taking naps with her dog.

Areas of Interest

Prison Studies, Social Movements, Migration, Gender and Women’s Studies, Literature and Film