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Bridging educational distances in prison

Anna Plemons, WSU English professor, discusses some of the benefits and challenges of education within correctional facilities on Friday afternoon at Neill Public Library.

BRADLEY GAMBLE, Evergreen reporter

March 9, 2020

The first time Anna Plemons visited a prison an inmate’s pet bird landed on her shoulder. From then on she said when visiting a prison: always expect the unexpected. Plemons is a WSU clinical assistant professor of English who has taught creative writing to incarcerated people in prisons in seve...

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