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Wall Tappings An International Anthology of Women"s Prison Writings 200 to the Present

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Published by Feminist Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Collections & anthologies of various literary forms,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • General,
  • Fiction,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Women prisoners,
  • Prisoners" writings,
  • Fiction / Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Biography,
  • Literature,
  • Women authors

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsTracy Huling (Foreword), Judith A. Scheffler (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages329
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8606893M
ISBN 101558612734
ISBN 109781558612730
OCLC/WorldCa50643950

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Breaking histories of silence and invisibility, Wall Tappings presents an international collection of women's writings, from prisons around the world and across centuries. “These are the marginal texts in a tradition of marginal texts,” writes Judith A. Scheffler in introducing her groundbreaking anthology of writing by women prisoners. I had been searching for a copy of Wall Tappings: An International Anthology of Women’s Prison Writings from to the Present, edited by Judith Scheffler, one of the only anthologies of women’s prison writing, ever (which seems ridiculous to me). The volume’s contents are diverse (ranging from Ancient Rome to Apartheid South Africa to Iran) and incredibly useful, in a world in which published .   Wall tappings: an international anthology of women's prison writings, to the present by Scheffler, Judith A., Pages: Book is okay for me because I try and visualize what this man (and many others) went through for six years plus. Writing poetry would be a good way to help keep your sanity for all those tough years, AND share with your fellow captives/5(63).

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