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Couldn't keep it to myself : testimonies from our imprisoned sisters

Author: Wally Lamb; Women of York Correctional Institution.
Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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The author recounts his work with the York Correctional Institution and shares the stories of his women inmate students, describing the circumstances that led to their incarcerations and how they found their literary voices.
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Genre/Form: Prisoners' writings, American
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wally Lamb; Women of York Correctional Institution.
ISBN: 006059537X 9780060595371
OCLC Number: 54687172
Notes: Originally published: New York : ReganBooks, 2003.
Description: xiii, 350, [2] pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: g Acknowledgments --
Notes to the reader / Wally Lamb --
Couldn't keep it to ourselves / Wally Lamb --
The true face of earth ; Orbiting Izzy / Nancy Whiteley --
Thefts / Carolyn Ann Adams --
Hair chronicles / Tabatha Rowley --
Three steps past the monkeys / Nancy Birkla --
Hell, and how I got here / Brenda Medina --
Christmas in prison / Robin Cullen --
Faith, power, and pants / Bonnie Foreshaw --
Puzzle pieces / Barbara Parsons Lane --
Motherlove / Michelle Jessamy --
Snapshots of my early life / Diane Bartholomew --
Bad girls / Dale Griffith --
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Responsibility: Wally Lamb and the women of York Correctional Institution.
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The author recounts his work with the York Correctional Institution and shares the stories of his women inmate students, describing the circumstances that led to their incarcerations and how they found their literary voices.

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