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Hannah Wehr presents a bleak, scorchingly funny, to-the-bone account of her first year working in a juvenile detention center. Ostensibly about her teaching experiences, the book is also a stinging indictment of the entire juvenile prison system that repeatedly fails young inmates. Hannah makes compelling arguments for stripping down, re-defining and re-organizing the systHannah Wehr presents a bleak, scorchingly funny, to-the-bone account of her first year working in a juvenile detention center. Ostensibly about her teaching experiences, the book is also a stinging indictment of the entire juvenile prison system that repeatedly fails young inmates. Hannah makes compelling arguments for stripping down, re-defining and re-organizing the system. Read these young students’ stories. Hear their voices. Be prepared for your heart to be broken and filled and broken and filled again. Hannah Wehr writes from the hip: an unsentimental, direct, clear and essential voice....

Title : Thugness is a Virtue
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ISBN : 9781940213996
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 244 Pages
Status : Available For Download
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Thugness is a Virtue Reviews

  • Julia Eve
    2019-05-27 07:57

    A heartbreaking look at the juvenile incarceration system in the U.S. Hannah Wehr visited our class to talk about her life and I was extremely impressed with her drive and her intelligence. Thugness is a Virtue unabashedly reveals the injustices of our prison system through specific examples and narrative brilliance.

  • A. Razor
    2019-06-06 05:01