Disguised as a Poem: My Years Teaching at San Quentin / Edition 1

Disguised as a Poem: My Years Teaching at San Quentin / Edition 1

by Judith Tannenbaum
     
 

This honest, unbiased account of how one woman artist came to share purpose and inspiration with the prisoners at San Quentin demonstrates the power of human bonds and the power of poetry and other art forms as a means of self-expression and communication within and beyond locked cells.See more details below

Overview

This honest, unbiased account of how one woman artist came to share purpose and inspiration with the prisoners at San Quentin demonstrates the power of human bonds and the power of poetry and other art forms as a means of self-expression and communication within and beyond locked cells.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781555534523
Publisher:
Northeastern University Press
Publication date:
09/01/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.54(w) x 8.46(h) x 0.72(d)

Table of Contents

Prefaceix
Acknowledgmentsxv
1The First Three Months3
2Cleansing the Doors of Perception26
3"Endless Echoes of Steel Kissing Steel"47
4"You Gotta Walk That Lonesome Valley ..."65
5"Like a Poet"81
6"In the Very Essence of Poetry There Is Something Indecent"100
7Long-Term, In-Depth124
8"To All Mankind They Were Addressed": Godot at San Quentin146
9"Which Side Are You On?"162
10"Love Begins Right Here in This Place"179
Notes201

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