For Writers & Artists

For instructions on how to submit your story, refer to our Submission Guidelines page.

To Submit Articles:

Prison Messaging: We are on JPay, Securus, Corrlinks, GTL Connect Network and GTL Getting Out. Our email is for Securus and Corrlinks. GTL messages will from from James Pane, JPay messages will come from James Pane, We can also receive messages on GTL Getting Out, but we cannot receive submissions on it because of the severe limitations of the service.

(Do not send photos or artwork to this address.)
Prison Journalism Project
2093 Philadelphia Pike #1054
Claymont, DE 19703

To Submit Photos, Artwork and Prison Publications:

Prison Journalism Project
2625 Alcatraz Ave #328
Berkeley, CA 94705

To Contact PJP About Other Business Matters:

(Do not send stories, photos or artwork to this address.)
Prison Journalism Project
3501 Southport Ave #204
Chicago, IL 60657

Media Inquiries

For media inquiries and speaking requests, email

General Inquiries

For all general inquiries, email

Book Review Requests

PJP has a review section, where writers review books, TV shows or films that touch on incarceration. If you are interested in having a PJP writer review a book, email with a description of the book (review copies will need to be sent directly to the writer from the publisher due to prison rules).

Collaborate with PJP

Whether you’re a potential writer, supporter, educator, intern, volunteer, journalist, media organization or a like-minded non-profit group, we welcome you as a partner and a member of our community. For more information on how to work with PJP, visit our Collaborate with Us page.