Prison blogs are weblogs written by people held in prison.[1]

Examples of prison blogs

New Zealand
  • Thai Prison Life a collection of blogs and articles relating the experience of life in Thailand's many overcrowded prisons.
United Kingdom
United States


  1. ^ Sebastian Matkey. Blogging Behind Bars: How Prison Blogs Revived Prison Literature in the United States. Munich: GRIN Verlag, 2011
  2. ^ Colin Espiner. Prison blog ban ruled out. The Press (Christchurch, New Zealand), August 1, 2006.
  3. ^ Parmy Olson. Prison Blogger Reveals Christmas Day Menu Behind Bars. Forbes, 12/24/2010
  4. ^ Patrick Kingsley. The pie man and the prison blog. The Guardian (London), August 16, 2011
  5. ^ Release threat ends Sheridan's prison blog. Sunday Mail (UK), June 19, 2011.
  6. ^ Dean Herbert. Probe over jailed Sheridan's website blog. The Express (Scottish ed.), Feb. 7, 2011.
  7. ^ Shaun Attwood. Hard Time: A Brit in America's Toughest Jail. Mainstream Publishing Company, Limited, 2010.
  8. ^ Pomona College. Introduction to Digital Media Studies blog entry Archived 2012-03-22 at the Wayback Machine., March 3, 2009
  9. ^ Joe Nocera. In Prison For Taking A Liar Loan. New York Times, March 26, 2011.
  10. ^ Denise Allabaugh. Former Ponzi schemer recalls greed-fueled life. Citizens Voice (Wilkes-Barre, PA), April 20, 2010
  11. ^ "How Chelsea Manning Is Blogging from Prison", Vanity Fair, USA, October 7, 2015