Justin Piché is interviewed for an article on tourism at Kingston Penitentiary

Justin Piché (Associate Professor, Criminology, uOttawa) and Kevin Walby (Associate Professor, Criminal Justice, uWinnipeg) have been studying meanings of penality communicated at penal tourism sites across Canada for nearly a decade.  Both were recently interviewed by Anne Bokma as part of a feature in January 2017's edition of the United Church Observer on the potential conversion of Kingston Penitentiary into a tourist destination.   Click here to read about their critiques and recommendations with respect to the carceral retasking of Canada's oldest penitentiary.