At Play in the Carceral State
Sharon Coganow runs a tiny game room for service members at Gitmo.
In correctional facilities across America, inmates cluster around tables in the common room to play games like Dungeons & Dragons. And they do it without dice.
When detainees need relief, they turn to Harry Potter and PS3 games.
All week, Waypoint will be diving into stories about how gaming intersects with prison and prison culture. Here's why.