“Writers and performers help release inmates’ locked-up creativity”
Washington Post article about the diverse programming provided by PYA that sparks creativity:


“Temporarily Free: Project Youth ArtReach Brings the Arts to Jail”
NEA Profile of the PYA drumming program for young men at the Montgomery County jail:


“Forms of Identity’ at the Delaplaine: The skin between you and society: An inward look at clothing”
Frederick News Post story about PYA show at the Delaplaine Art Center, 2008:


“Arts Project Finds a Showcase for Inmates’ Lessons”
Washington Post, December 2007: “Arts Project Finds a Showcase for Inmates’ Lesson” by Julie Rasicot:


Related articles:

“Prison Arts Resource Project: An Annotated Bibliography”
Prison Arts Resource Project from the NEA, 2014:


“An Evaluation of an Arts Program for Incarcerated Juvenile Offenders,” by Mark Ezell and Michele Levy”
Journal of Correctional Education, September 2003


“The YouthARTS Development Project” by Heather J. Clawson and Kathleen Coolbaugh
Juvenile Justice Bulletin, July 2001