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Title Imprisoned intellectuals : America's political prisoners write on life, liberation, and rebellion / edited by Joy James
Published Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, [2003]
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 373 pages)
Series Transformative politics series
Transformative politics series.
Contents Letter from Birmingham Jail / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- The ballot or the bullet / Malcolm X -- Political prisoners, prisons, and Black liberation / Angela Y. Davis -- Prison, where is thy victory? / Huey P. Newton -- Towards the United Front / George Jackson -- COINTELPRO and the destruction of Black leaders and organizations / Dhoruba bin Wahad -- Religion and revolution / Jalil Muntaquim -- July 4th address / Assata Shakur -- Coming of age : a Black revolutionary / Safiya Bukhari -- An updated history of the new Afrikan prison struggle / Sundiata Acoli -- Anarchism and the Black revolution / Lorenzo Komboa Ervin -- Intellectuals and the gallows / Mumia Abu-Jamal -- Genocide waged against the Black nation / Mutulu Shakur [and others] -- The struggle for status under international law / Marilyn Buck -- White North American political prisoners / Rita Bo Brown -- On trial / Raymond Luc Levasseur -- Letter to the Weathermen / Rev. Daniel Berrigan -- Maternal convictions / Michele Naar-Obed -- An interview with lesbian political prisoners -- This is enough! / Jose Solis Jordan -- Art of liberation : a vision of freedom / Elizam Escobar -- Violence and the state / Standing Deer -- Inipi : sweat lodge / Leonard Peltier
Summary These essays, by writer-activists incarcerated because of their political beliefs and acts, offer some controversial and thought-provoking theories of contemporary social change and liberation movements
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Government, Resistance to -- United States.
Intellectuals -- United States -- Biography.
Political crimes and offenses -- United States.
Political prisoners -- United States -- Biography.
Prisoners -- United States -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
Author James, Joy, 1958-
ISBN 0585455082 (electronic bk.)
9780585455082 (electronic bk.)