PYA in the News:

NEA Profile of the PYA drumming program for young men at the Montgomery County jail:
https://www.arts.gov/video/temporarily-free-project-youth-artreach-brings-arts-jail

Gazette story about PYA Murals at MCCF in 2014:
http://www.gazette.net/gazettecms/story.php?id=4060

Takoma Voice, March 2011: “Teen’s Capture Birds of Maryland” by Claire Schwadron:
http://digital.turn-page.com/issue/27080/44

PYA paper on multiculturalism in county jail, from Community Arts Network, 2009:
http://wayback.archive-it.org/2077/20100906203307/http://www.communityarts.net/readingroom/archivefiles/2009/11/from_ghana_to_g.php

Frederick News Post story about PYA show at the Delaplaine Art Center, 2008:
http://www.fredericknewspost.com/archive/forms-of-identity-at-the-delaplaine/article_3d075c98-4536-5dc9-9efe-303f6fbf0dd9.html

Gazette story about PYA Portrait Painting class at MCCF Oct 2007:
http://www.gazette.net/stories/101007/damanew30918_32357.shtml

Washington Post, December 2007: “Arts Project Finds a Showcase for Inmates’ Lesson” by Julie Rasicot:
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/12/19/AR2007121901181.html

Related articles:

Prison Arts Resource Project from the NEA, 2014:
https://www.arts.gov/sites/default/files/Research-Art-Works-Oregon-rev.pdf

Journal of Correctional Education, September 2003, “An Evaluation of an Arts Program for Incarcerated Juvenile Offenders,” by Mark Ezell and Michele Levy:
http://rachelot.weebly.com/uploads/3/9/2/6/392646/mural_arts_reference.pdf

Juvenile Justice Bulletin, July 2001: “The YouthARTS Development Project” by Heather J. Clawson and Kathleen Coolbaugh:
http://www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/ojjdp/186668.pdf

Maintaining Humanity: An Interview with Grady Hillman about Arts-in-Corrections, 1996:
http://wayback.archive-it.org/2077/20100906201026/http:/www.communityarts.net/readingroom/archivefiles/2002/09/maintaining_hum.php