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Prison power : how prison influenced the movement for Black liberation

Author: Lisa M Corrigan
Publisher: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, [2016] ©2016
Series: Race, rhetoric, and media series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In the Black liberation movement, imprisonment emerged a key rhetorical, theoretical, and media resource as activists developed tactics and ideology to counter white supremacy. As a site for both political and personal transformation, Lisa Corrigan underscores how imprisonment shaped movement leaders by influencing their political analysis and organizational strategies. Prison became the critical space for the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print record:
Corrigan, Lisa M.
Prison power.
Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2016
(DLC) 2016008491
(OCoLC)948826131
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa M Corrigan
ISBN: 9781496809117 1496809114 9781496809087 1496809084 9781496809094 1496809092 9781496809100 1496809106
OCLC Number: 958469824
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 197 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: Chapter 1: Prison Power : Speaking and Writing Black Resistance --
Chapter 2: Producing the Black Badman : The Politics of SNCC in the Era of Rap Brown --
Chapter 3: Competing Masculinities : Police Brutality, Prison Brutality, and Black Heroes --
Chapter 4: Recovering Black Identity and History, Feminizing and Regenerating Black Power.
Series Title: Race, rhetoric, and media series.
Responsibility: Lisa M. Corrigan.

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In the black liberation movement, imprisonment emerged as a key rhetorical, theoretical, and media resource. Imprisoned activists developed tactics and ideology to counter white supremacy. Lisa M.  Read more...

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