Erin Kerrison received her B.A. in Sociology from Haverford College and is expected to complete her M.A. in Criminology, Law and Society in May, 2009. Her master’s research thesis is an analysis of how race conditions the relationship between income and veteran status. Her continued areas of research interest include institutional inequality and social control, housing and labor market distributions and ex-offender re-entry. Erin also works as a prison literacy instructor, a Family Advocate for Habitat for Humanity, and a visual ethnographer within Greater Philadelphia.