WorldCat Identities

Prejean, Helen

Overview
Works: 128 works in 207 publications in 4 languages and 8,403 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  Prison films  Musical settings  Conference papers and proceedings  Instructional films  Biographical films  Music 
Roles: Author, Speaker, Bibliographic antecedent, Lyricist, Interviewee
Classifications: HV8699.U5, 364.660973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Helen Prejean
Dead man walking : an eyewitness account of the death penalty in the United States by Helen Prejean( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 3,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1982, Sister Helen Prejean became the spiritual advisor to Patrick Sonnier, a convicted killer sentenced to die in Louisiana's electric chair
The death of innocents : an eyewitness account of wrongful executions by Helen Prejean( Book )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 2,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raises constitutional questions about the legality of the death penalty and reveals how race, poverty, publicity, and prosecutorial ambition can determine who lives and dies after a murder conviction
An introduction to A lesson before dying by Ernest J. Gaines audio guide by Dan Stone( Recording )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the theme and characters in Gaines's novel and includes excerpts from the book and background information on the author
Dead man walking by Helen Prejean( Recording )

5 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and Danish and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Talk given at Notre Dame Law School in late 1994 by Sister Helen Prejean about her experiences in her ministry to those on death row
The big question a film about forgiveness( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains forgiveness from a multi-cultural perspective, showing that forgiveness is an integral aspect of many world religions
The deepest desire by Joyce DiDonato( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The deepest desire : four meditations on love : a song cycle for mezzo-soprano, flute and piano by Jake Heggie( )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The breaking waves : for mezzo-soprano and piano by Jake Heggie( )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seeking higher ground : Bruce Springsteen rocks New Orleans, April 30, 2006 : for chorus and orchestra by Jake Heggie( )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Road to return( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents an original program in New Orleans in which an ex-bank robber and a college professor are using unique drumming workshops to help ex-cons re-enter society as productive citizens. Their program Project Return, leads the nation in reducing the recidivism rate to below 6%
Dead man walking by Helen Prejean( Visual )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in French and English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intriguing drama about the complex relationship between a devout nun (Sarandon) and a death row convict (Penn)
Non uccidere : perché è necessario abolire la pena di morte( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in Italian and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The empty chair four stories : murder victims' families confront loss and punishment( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four stories of murder victim's families reliving the crimes and confronting the loss of loved ones. Their instinct for revenge and debate for punishment by death climaxes in a search to forgive and heal
The Moon's a gong, hung in the wild : songs by Jake Heggie by Jake Heggie( Recording )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The deepest desire : four meditations on love : for mezzo-soprano and chamber orchestra by Jake Heggie( )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La dernière marche : une expérience du couloir de la mort by Helen Prejean( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse : Roman témoignage. Roman de société. Roman psychologique (intime)
Looking for my wings by Magdaleno M Rose Ávila( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La mort des innocents : un témoignage oculaire sur les exécutions arbitraires by Helen Prejean( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dead man walking : an opera in two acts by Jake Heggie( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dead Man Walking: The Journey Continues by Helen Prejean( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sister Helen Prejean discusses her ministry of working with the poor and death row inmates
 
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Dead man walking : an eyewitness account of the death penalty in the United States
Alternative Names
Helen Prejean Amerikaans auteur

Helen Prejean religiosa statunitense

Helen Prejean US-amerikanische Ordensschwester und Aktivistin gegen die Todesstrafe

Хелен Прежан

プレジャン, ヘレン

海伦·培贞

Languages
English (87)

French (13)

Italian (4)

Danish (2)

Covers
The death of innocents : an eyewitness account of wrongful executionsDead man walkingA life for a life? : the story of Helen Prejean