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Author Morris, James McGrath.

Title Jailhouse journalism : the fourth estate behind bars / by James McGrath Morris
Published Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, [1998]
©1998

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Description vii, 251 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction: Putting Down Doing Time -- 1. Forlorn Hope -- 2. When Luceppa Bared Her Bosom -- 3. The Summary -- 4. The Reformists' Newspapers -- 5. The Prison Mirror -- 6. The Mentor -- 7. The Subterranean Brotherhood -- 8. Federal Scribes -- 9. Can Opener, New Era, and the Wobblies -- 10. The Rose Man of Sing Sing -- 11. Harelike Growth -- 12. Chronicling Wrongful Imprisonment -- 13. Der Ruf -- 14. Leaves from a Lifer's Notebook -- 15. Yoke of Censorship -- 16. Bayou Style -- 17. Fighting Back -- 18. The First Amendment and the Prison Press -- 19. Prison Journalism Writes "-30-" -- App. I. American Penal Press Contest Winners 1965-1990 -- App. II. Prison Publications by State
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-243) and index
Subject Journalism, Prison -- United States.
LC no. 97040846
ISBN 0786404205 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)