Incredible Literature Written From Prison

Dec 21, 2015 at 11:11 am |

Prison bars couldn't lock up their mind...

Throughout history, some of the world’s most brilliant and inspired minds have found themselves imprisoned for one reason or another. While prison can break people, and often does, some incredibly moving and thought-provoking works of literature has emerged from people in confinement. They were able to channel their pain and loneliness into amazing art that would forever change the world.

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Prison bars couldn’t lock up their mind…

Check out our slideshow of incredible literature from prison!