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Prison Narratives From Boethius to Zana

edited by Philip Edward Phillips
Format
Book
Published
New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
Edition
First edition
Language
English
ISBN
9781137428677, 1137428678
Contents
  • Introduction / Philip Edward Phillips and John R. Vile
  • Boethius, the prisoner, and the consolation of philosophy / Philip Edward Phillips
  • "For this was drawyn by a knyght presoner": Sir Thomas Malory and the confined body / Amy S. Kaufman
  • The self-incriminator: John Lilburne, the Star Chamber, and the English origins of American liberty / Robb McDaniel
  • John Bunyan, Pilgrim's progress, and nonconformist prison literature / Brett Hudson
  • Henry David Thoreau and the principle of passive resistance / Tom Strawman
  • The radicalization of Louise Michel / Nancy Sloan Goldberg
  • "From prison to people": how women jailed for suffrage inscribed their prison experience upon the American public / Jane Marcellus
  • Dietrich Bonhoeffer: an exemplar of costly discipleship in action / John R. Vile
  • "The jail house is full of blues": Lead Belly's Prison pleas / Mark Allan Jackson
  • The autobiography of Malcolm X and the African American quest for freedom and literacy / Laura Dubek
  • Mehdi Zana and the struggle for Kurdish ethnic identity / Kari Neely.
Description
viii, 248 pages ; 23 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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