• Publication date: January 18, 2010

Shackles

Ben is a teacher who, desperate for employment, takes the one job he ...

Ben is a teacher who, desperate for employment, takes the one job he is offered. The job involves teaching inside a prison, a place that is not hospitable to him or to the idea of bettering oneself through education. Ben stands up to a variety of forces that are against him, but the question is will he be able to adopt in this place?