Jaden Janak is a Donald D. Harrington Graduate Fellow and PhD candidate in African and African Diaspora Studies at the University of Texas at Austin. His research focuses on U.S. prison abolition organising in the 20th and 21st centuries. They teach at Lockhart Correc-tional Facility and organise with various national and local collectives. His research can be found in Communication and Critical/Cultural Studies and an upcoming issue of GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies. Jaden can be reached via their website jadenjanak.com.