Words Without Walls

  A project of Books Beyond Bars  

WORDS WITHOUT WALLS: WRITING AND ART BY WOMEN IN PRISON IN NOVA SCOTIA

 ISBN#9780978479800

 

 

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  From inside the walls of women's prisons in Nova Scotia, this is a book of poetry and art that challenges the nature of prisons to keep people isolated and silent.

Thirty women courageosly share their first-hand experiences of living on the inside and the complicated situations that brought them there.

Created by Books Beyond Bars, a grassroots organization that runs books exchange and writing programs in prisons in Nova Scotia.

Read a sample of poems from WWW (pdf).
Read the essay that concludes WWW, written by BBB members (pdf).

Copies are available now :

$10 in person or stores
(in Halifax, the Anchor Archive & Venus Envy)
$12 by mailorder
$4 to prisoners by mailorder

get in touch for wholesale or consignment information.
cheques can be made out to
"Anchor Archive" and mailed to
PO Box 33129
Halifax NS
B3L 4T6 Canada
email booksbeyondbars@gmail.com

For more information about the Books Beyond Bars program and the new book Words Without Walls, check out:
http://novanewsnet.ukings.ca/nova_news_3588_12746.html