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Upchurch, Carl

Overview
Works: 4 works in 12 publications in 2 languages and 712 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Drama  Television programs  Television cop shows  Legal television programs  Fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E185.97.U63, 973.0496073
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Most widely held works about Carl Upchurch
 
Most widely held works by Carl Upchurch
Conviction( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Carl Upchurch, a Philadelphia ghetto native who is in and out of jail numerous times by the time he is a teenager - until a compassionate prison teacher and a book of Shakespeare's sonnets inspire him to turn his life around
Lifting the rock from the flower by Carl Upchurch( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carl Upchurch was a nationally acclaimed author and educator. A troubled childhood led to 10 years of incarceration, an experience that defined his faith, his family, and ultimately his life's work. Since 1982, Carl tended to the needs of thousands through his work with prisoners, his public speaking, his writing and his leadership. The title of this lecture is, "Lifting the Rock from the Flower."
Lifting the rock from the flower ; Reaching the so-called unreachable child by Carl Upchurch( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Convicted in the womb : one man's journey from prisoner to peacemaker by Carl Upchurch( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

And racial injustice from one who knows firsthand what it's like to be ... Convicted in the Womb. Not since The Autobiography of Malcolm X has there been such a moving account of conversion from criminal violence to enlightened activism. Beginning with a copy of Shakespeare's sonnets he found propping up a table in his jail cell, Carl Upchurch educated himself, reading the classics, philosophy, religion, and finally African American literature and politics. Since then
 
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Conviction
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Carl Upchurch American activist

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Convicted in the womb : one man's journey from prisoner to peacemaker