The Maximum Security Book Club
Reading Literature in a Men's Prison
ISBN10: 0062384333 ISBN13: 9780062384331 Publisher: Harpercollins Published: Jun 7 2016 Pages: 230 Weight: 0.80lbs. Height: 9.50" Width: 6.50" Depth: 1.50" Language: English
An Oxford-educated scholar, author and psychoanalyst, while on a sabbatical from teaching literature to undergraduates, starts a book club with a group of convicts from the Jessup Correctional Institution in Maryland during which she learns unexpected lessons in the company of these complex, difficult men. 50,000 first printing.