Poetry Program Gives Prisoners Unexpected Voice.Solution
View the news story about Richard Shelton's work with prisoners in a poetry workshop.
Answer the following questions:
● What do you think of using poetry as a tool to change these prisoners?
● Do you think poetry can be effective or not. If so, to what degree can it be effective? If not, explain why not.
● What is your assessment of poet Richard Shelton’s message regarding the use of creativity to create a better life, on in these cases, to deal with emotions and the consequences of their crimes?