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The Resource Writing my wrongs : life, death, and redemption in an American prison, Shaka Senghor

Writing my wrongs : life, death, and redemption in an American prison, Shaka Senghor

Label
Writing my wrongs : life, death, and redemption in an American prison
Title
Writing my wrongs
Title remainder
life, death, and redemption in an American prison
Statement of responsibility
Shaka Senghor
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"During his nineteen-year incarceration [for murder], seven of which were spent in solitary confinement, Senghor discovered literature, meditation, self-examination, and the kindness of others--tools he used to confront the demons of his past, forgive the people who hurt him, and begin atoning for the wrongs he had committed. Upon his release at age thirty-eight, Senghor became an activist and mentor to young men and women facing circumstances like his"--Dust jacket flap
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Summary
A former prisoner, TED mentor and criminal-justice-reform advocate traces his coming of age at the height of Detroit's crack epidemic and his 19 years in prison before he was motivated to help at-risk youth and raise awareness about the vulnerabilities of America's system of mass incarceration
Tone
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10473059
Cataloging source
TOH
Dewey number
  • 305.896/073077434
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • HV9468.S463
  • HV6248.S435
  • E185.93.M5
LC item number
  • A3 2016
  • A3 2016
  • S464 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
life, death, and redemption in an American prison
Label
Writing my wrongs : life, death, and redemption in an American prison, Shaka Senghor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Foreword by Joi Ito
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-268)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5780581
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First revised edition.
Extent
xi, 268 pages
Isbn
9781101907290
Lccn
2015039475
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn933727034
  • (OCoLC)933727034
Label
Writing my wrongs : life, death, and redemption in an American prison, Shaka Senghor
Publication
Note
Foreword by Joi Ito
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-268)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5780581
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First revised edition.
Extent
xi, 268 pages
Isbn
9781101907290
Lccn
2015039475
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn933727034
  • (OCoLC)933727034

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