Forced Passages
Imprisoned Radical Intellectuals and the U.S. Prison Regime

Rodriguez, Dylan
Publisher:  University Of Minnesota Press
Year Published:  2005  
Pages:  336pp   ISBN:  9780816645619
Resource Type:  Book
Cx Number:  CX12005

The dramatic rise and consolidation of America's prison system has devastated lives and communities, but it has also transformed prisons into sites of political discourse and resistance, as they have become home to a growing number of writers, activists, poets, educators, and others who offer radical critiques of American society both within and beyond the prison walls.

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