By Kelly Lytle Hernández
But City of Inmates is usually a chronicle of resilience and uprising, documenting how distinct peoples and groups have regularly fought again. They busted out of reformatory, pressured ideal courtroom rulings, complicated revolution throughout bars and borders, and, as in the summertime of 1965, set hearth to the stomach of town. With those acts those that fought the increase of incarceration in la altered the process historical past within the urban, the borderlands, and past. This publication recounts how the dynamics of conquest met deep reservoirs of uprising as l. a. grew to become town of Inmates, the nation's carceral middle. it's a tale that's faraway from over.
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City of Inmates: Conquest, Rebellion, and the Rise of Human Caging in Los Angeles, 1771–1965 (Justice, Power, and Politics) by Kelly Lytle Hernández