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Writing My Wrongs

Life, Death, and Redemption in an American Prison

by Shaka Senghor

Hardcover, 268 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $26 |

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Writing My Wrongs
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Life, Death, and Redemption in an American Prison
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Shaka Senghor

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A former prisoner, TED mentor, and criminal justice reform advocate traces his coming of age at the height of Detroit's crack epidemic and his nineteen years in prison before he was motivated to help at-risk youth and raise awareness about America's system of mass incarceration.