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NCJ Number: 30388 Find in a Library
Title: HOLIDAYS...HOLLOW DAYS
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: National Public Affairs Ctr for Television
United States of America
Date Published: 1973
Sponsoring Agency: Ford Foundation
New York, NY 10017
National Public Affairs Ctr for Television
Washington, DC 20024
Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
Public Broadcasting System
Sale Source: Public Broadcasting System
,
United States of America

Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: A DRAMA GROUP COMPRISED OF INMATES AND EX-INMATES FROM LORTON REFORMATORY (D.C.'S CORRECTIONAL FACILITY IN VIRGINIA) PERFORMS SKETCHES ABOUT LIFE IN PRISON AND FIELDS QUESTIONS FROM THE AUDIENCE.
Abstract: THE SKETCHES ARE CONCERNED WITH BRUTALITY AND FUTILITY IN PRISON LIFE, AND THE MEANING OF CHRISTMAS TO THE INMATES. THE QUESTIONS TOUCH UPON THE EXISTENCE AND VALUE OF REHABILITATIVE PROGRAMS, FURLOUGHS, VIOLENCE, AND APATHY.
Index Term(s): Audiovisual aids; District of Columbia; Films; Furloughs; Inmate attitudes; Reform
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