Women in Prison Conference

Beyond These Walls was invited to speak on trans prisoner issues at the Women in Prison conference. We hosted a pop-up holiday card station (sponsored by Egg Press), where conference attendees took a moment to put some conference ideas into practice by writing a personal note for an incarcerated LGBT person.

Trystan Reese, one of our founders, spoke about his personal journey towards doing direct prisoner support. Here are his “notes” for the speech: