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Author Rena, Fraden.
Title Imagining Medea : Rhodessa Jones and Theater for Incarcerated Women.
Imprint Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, 2001.

Author Rena, Fraden.
Series Gender and American Culture
Gender & American culture.
Subject Jones, Rhodessa.
Medea Project: Theater for Incarcerated Women.
Prison theater -- California.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Description 1 online resource (430 pages).
Contents Cover Page; Imagining Medea; Copyright Page; Dedication; CONTENTS; ILLUSTRATIONS; FOREWORD; PREFACE; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER 1 A Counter Epic; CHAPTER 2 To Be Real; CHAPTER 3 Prison Discourse; CHAPTER 4 Community Work; APPENDIX; NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX.
Summary Fraden explores artist Rhodessa Jones's theater work with incarcerated women, known as the Medea Project. Balancing narrative and commentary, Fraden chronicles the process of turning the inmates' personal stories into public performance and investigates the possibilities for communication and social change of such combinations of art and activism.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-240) and index.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781469610979 (electronic bk.)
1469610973 (electronic bk.)
0807826596 (alk. paper)
0807849847 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9780807849842
OCLC # 830162738
Additional Format Print version: Rena, Fraden. Imagining Medea : Rhodessa Jones and Theater for Incarcerated Women. Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, ©2001 9780807849842