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A prison and a prisoner

Susan Sheehan

A prison and a prisoner

by Susan Sheehan

  • 356 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State)
    • Subjects:
    • Green Haven Correctional Facility.,
    • Prisoners -- New York (State) -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSusan Sheehan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV9475.N72 G737
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 275 p. ;
      Number of Pages275
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4716327M
      ISBN 10039526684X
      LC Control Number78002728
      OCLC/WorldCa3707987

      Publishing from prison is a more complicated than publishing outside, but it's entirely possible. Wahida Clark published six novels while serving a year federal sentence; on her release, she founded her own publishing company. She's part of a tradition of writing in prison that includes St. Paul, Ghandi and Martin.   H. Bruce Franklin, author of “Prison Literature in America,” said that if prisoners who publish books are forced to forfeit their advances and royalties to the state, it could dissuade.

        Also last month, the state of New York issued Directive A in an attempt to restrict the books available to prisoners at three of its prisons to material distributed by six vendors. This would.   C hris Atkins, 40, was a public-school educated, Bafta-nominated film-maker and the father of a two-year-old boy, Kit, when he was sentenced, .

      The Salem Reporter acquired public records that show 1, book titles the state agency has list is meant to help the mail rooms at state prisons know which books to withhold from. To request books from Books to Prisoners, we ask that the person in prison send a letter including their name, prison ID number, and address to: Books to Prisoners c/o Left Bank Books 92 Pike Street, Box A Seattle, WA We are currently unable to send books to short-term facilities or to men’s prisons in California.


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