The Emancipation of Cecily McMillan

The Emancipation of Cecily McMillan

An American Memoir

Book - 2016
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"Where does a radical spirit come from? The Emancipation of Cecily McMillan is the intimate, brave, bittersweet memoir of a remarkable young millennial, chronicling her journey from her trailer park home in Southeast Texas, where her loving family was broken up by poverty and mental health issues, her emancipation from her parents as a teenager and her escape to the home of one of her teachers in a rough neighborhood in Atlanta, through graduate school to a pivotal night in Zuccotti Park, her ordeal at New York's most notorious prison, and her eventual homecoming to Atlanta and a new phase of her activist life"--
Publisher: New York : Nation Books, [2016]
ISBN: 9781568585383
Branch Call Number: 921 MCMILLAN, CECILY
Characteristics: viii, 260 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates: illustrations ; 25 cm


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