8.5 × 5.5 in
Half Letter Press
CollectionHoliday Shop, The Zine Shoppe, Zines
13 in stock
New York University (NYU)
Ohio University, Alden Library
In 2001, the group Temporary Services invited their friend Angelo, a prisoner in California, to write about and draw the different things he had seen other prisoners invent.
Angelo illustrated everything from immersion heaters with electrical plugs made from razor blades, paper clips, and popsicle sticks, to cooking methods for bologna jerky on built-in cell light fixtures. These drawings and writings became the book and widely exhibited project Prisoners’ Inventions, first published in 2003.