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A Place to Stand is the life story of Jimmy Santiago Baca, an award-winning poet who learned how to read and write while in prison.
A Place to Stand is the life story of Jimmy Santiago Baca, an award-winning poet who learned how to read and write while in prison.
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    A signed, first edition hard-cover of Jimmy's book, The Importance of a Piece of Paper, plus all other rewards below $100.

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    A signed copy of the film Blood In, Blood Out (written by Jimmy), plus all other rewards below $250.

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    An autographed book set of five of Jimmy's works (your choice), plus all other rewards below $500.

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    Two tickets to any premiere or screening of the film, an "Associate Producer" on-screen credit, plus all other rewards below $1,000.

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    An autographed collector's edition of Jimmy's first self-published chapbook of poetry, written while in prison. This is not available anywhere except through this reward. Plus, all other rewards below $2,500.

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    A 30-minute Skype session with Jimmy. You can chat, have your work critiqued, etc. Plus, all other rewards below $5,000.

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    A Producer credit, lunch with Jimmy and two VIP passes to all premieres of the film. plus all other rewards below $10,000.

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