Perspectives on Crime and Punishment Panel

Two authors talked about their books about the precariousness of life in conversation with Elizabeth Taylor. Topics included prison… read more

Two authors talked about their books about the precariousness of life in conversation with Elizabeth Taylor. Topics included prison reform, recidivism, and family support systems. The panelists also responded to questions from members of the audience.

Wes Moore is the author of The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates (Spiegel & Grau, 2010) and Piper Kerman is the author of Orange Is the New Black: My Year in a Women’s Prison (Spiegel & Grau, 2010).

This noon ET program from the Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest was held in Digitally Lit Room II. close

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

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Perspectives on Crime and Punishment Panel

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294033-6
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Public Affairs Event
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Forum
Location:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
First Aired:
Jun 13, 2010
Last Aired:
Jul 12, 2010

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  • Jun 13, 2010 | 12:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 03, 2010 | 1:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 10, 2010 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 12, 2010 | 1:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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