Kaffiyeh on Mississippi Avenue


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Reginald Dwayne Betts is a husband and father of two sons. As a poet, essayist and national spokesperson for the Campaign for Youth Justice, Betts writes and lectures about the impact of mass incarceration on American society. In 2011 Betts was awarded a Radcliffe Fellowship to Harvard University’s Radcliffe Institute of Advanced Studies.

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Betts, Reginald Dwayne. 2012. Kaffiyeh on the Mississippi. Tikkun 27(1): 72.

tags: Justice & Prisons, Poetry, Poetry & Fiction   
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One Response to Kaffiyeh on Mississippi Avenue

  1. Sarah T August 25, 2012 at 5:35 pm

    An amazing poem. Thank you.

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