ABOUT THE ESSAY
Landmarks of Punishment: Eastern State and Charles Street
On Places, architectural historian Max Page and photographer Paul Johansen document two landmarks of U.S. prison architecture and penal philosophy: Eastern State Penitentiary and Charles Street Jail.
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is Professor of Architecture and History and Director of Preservation Initiatives at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
has been a violinist, a middle school math teacher, and a Shakespearean actor; he is currently studying criminal justice.