The Midnight Express Letters: From a Turkish Prison 1970-1975

  • Title: The Midnight Express Letters: From a Turkish Prison 1970-1975
  • Author: Billy Hayes
  • ISBN: 9780988981430
  • Page: 119
  • Format: Paperback
  • The Midnight Express Letters From a Turkish Prison The Midnight Express Letters is a compelling collection of letters that Billy Hayes wrote to his family girlfriend and friends during his years in a Turkish prison Here is the raw source material fr
    The Midnight Express Letters is a compelling collection of letters that Billy Hayes wrote to his family, girlfriend, and friends during his years in a Turkish prison Here is the raw source material from which Midnight Express the worldwide best selling book and Academy Award winning film is drawn Together with annotation, photos, and images of the handwritten pages, theThe Midnight Express Letters is a compelling collection of letters that Billy Hayes wrote to his family, girlfriend, and friends during his years in a Turkish prison Here is the raw source material from which Midnight Express the worldwide best selling book and Academy Award winning film is drawn Together with annotation, photos, and images of the handwritten pages, these letters tell Billy s story of both the events and the inner journey, in his original words, with the urgency and intimacy of the moment In 1970 Billy Hayes was an English major who left college in search of adventures to write about, like his hero Jack London He had a rude awakening when he was arrested at the airport in Istanbul trying to board a plane while carrying four pounds of hashish, and given a life sentence After five brutal years, relentless efforts by his family to gain his release, and endless escape plotting, Billy took matters into his own hands and pulled off a daring escape to freedom Soon after, he wrote Midnight Express.

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    1. The letters Billy Hayes wrote while imprisoned in Turkey were used to outline and write his renowned memoir, Midnight Express, a beacon of the prison drama genre. Letters From a Turkish Prison and Midnight Express are, however, different reading experiences. Letters is not only the raw source material; it lays bare the raw emotions of the moment, of many moments, of five years incarcerated.While Midnight Express is a brilliant memoir with a perfect story arc, an impossibly resilient hero, and an [...]

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    2. There is something so intimate and raw in reading someone's letters. The relationship building coincided with destruction in between letters (often waiting too long because of logistical mail issues) made for a gaping exposure of Billy Hayes's feelings and his discernment through the prison experience. My favorite writing is between him and his Barbara This book is definitely worth the read - I'm intrigued to read/watch the stories beyond the letters in Midnight Express.

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