The Art of Freedom: Teaching the Humanities to the Poor

by Earl Shorris

Hardcover, 2013

Publication

W. W. Norton & Company (2013), 320 pages

Description

Documents the author's observations of circumstances reflected in a maximum-security prison and subsequent launch of a humanities college course for dropouts, immigrants and former inmates who eventually became high-achieving contributors to society.

Language

Original language

English

Physical description

320 p.; 6.5 inches

ISBN

0393081273 / 9780393081275
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