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Myra Sherman and Leslie Levitas June 1

Posted By on May 23, 2012

Watershed Books is pleased to announce; Two Local Authors. on Friday, June 1, 2010 from 3:00pm until 5:00pm

Myra Sherman is the author of Jailed.  Jailed has been described as “…a collection of interwoven stories the illuminates the universal hunger of the human heart to be set free.”   Myra received a Master’s in Social Welfare from the University of California, Berkeley and is a licensed clinical social worker in California.  Her fiction and essays have appeared in numerous literary journals.

Leslie Levitas is a contributor to Razor Wire Women “…offering nuanced portraits of women’s lives inside razor wire and prison walls, Razor Wire Women puts incarcerated women in dialogue with scholars, artists, educators, and activists who live outside of prisons but work on issues connected to the prison industrial complex.  Leslie Levitas, MA is a writer and photographer. Her oral history project entitled “Tell Me About Your Life” depicts women who have been impacted by incarceration and street life…”

Please join us for an interesting and important discussion. Additionally, on that same Friday, June 1st, Watershed Books will be accepting donations of good clothing and new hygiene products for women coming out of the prison system.

Refreshments, as usual… For more information, please feel free to call Cheri at Watershed Books…707.263.5787.


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