Prejean, Helen

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Capital Punishment
An Indictment by a Death-Row Survivor
By Billy Wayne Sinclair, By Jodie Sinclair, Foreword by Helen Prejean
(Arcade Publishing)
Billy Wayne Sinclair was only twenty-one when sentenced to death. Because of an accidental shooting, he spent the next forty years in prison. When the Supreme Court struck down the death penalty, Billy was re-sentenced to life without parole. Here, he offers a blistering examination of the death penalty... [READ MORE]
Doing Time
25 Years of Prison Writing
Edited by Bell Gale Chevigny, Foreword by Helen Prejean
(Arcade Publishing)
“Doing time.” For prison writers, it means more than serving a sentence; it means staying alive and sane, preserving dignity, reinventing oneself, and somehow retaining one’s humanity. For the last quarter century the prestigious writers’ organization PEN has sponsored a contest for writers behind bars... [READ MORE]
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