Words without Walls

Words without Walls

Writers on Addiction, Violence, and Incarceration

Edited by Sheryl St. Germain and Sarah Shotland

More than seventy-five poems, essays, stories, and scripts by contemporary writers provide inspiration for students in writing workshops in prisons, rehabilitation centers, and other alternative learning environments

Writing programs in prisons and rehabilitation centers have proven time and again to be transformative and empowering for people in need. Halfway houses, hospitals, and shelters are all fertile ground for healing through the imagination and can often mean the difference for inmates and patients between just simply surviving and ...

  • Paperback
  • 9781595342553
  • Published: February 2015


  • eBook
  • 9781595342560
  • Published: March 2015