Book Discussion on A Saint on Death Row

Thomas Cahill talked about A Saint on Death Row: The Story of Dominique Green (Nan A. Talese; March 10, 2009). In the book he looks at the… read more

Thomas Cahill talked about A Saint on Death Row: The Story of Dominique Green (Nan A. Talese; March 10, 2009). In the book he looks at the criminal justice system, the prison system and capital punishment through the journey of one death row inmate. South Africa’s Bishop Tutu attends the church service, anti-death penalty event.

Thomas Cahill is author of five volumes in the Hinges of History series: How the Irish Saved Civilization, The Gifts of the Jews, Desire of the Everlasting Hills, Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea, and Mysteries of the Middle Ages. He is also the former Director of Religious Writing for Doubleday Publishing and has taught at Queens College, Fordham University, and Seton Hall University. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on A Saint on Death Row

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New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Mar 21, 2009
Last Aired:
May 24, 2009

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  • Mar 21, 2009 | 7:53pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 22, 2009 | 7:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 23, 2009 | 4:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 10, 2009 | 10:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 11, 2009 | 1:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 24, 2009 | 10:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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