The Funhouse Mirror: Reflections on Prison (Paperback)

Reflections on Prison

By Robert Ellis Gordon

Washington State University Press, 9780874221985, 110pp.

Publication Date: November 30, 2000



Gordon's account of teaching writing in Washington prisons is aided by essays and stories contributed by the prisoners themselves. Together, Gordon and his students provide revealing glimpses of this vast, secret-laden subculture of incarcerated individuals, which nationwide comprises more than two million U.S. citizens.