Nick Gordon: Piper Kerman

Piper Kerman. Photo by Nick Gordon

Panel Discussion: "Sentenced to Change with Piper Kerman"

Saturday, March 15, 2014 at 3:30 p.m.
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor

Piper Kerman, author of the memoir Orange Is the New Black: My Year in a Women’s Prison, the basis for the Netflix original series, leads a conversation among an inspiring group of formerly incarcerated women who have initiated criminal justice reform.

Panelists include Stacey McGruder, founder of Sisters That Been There; Vivian Nixon, Executive Director of the College and Community Fellowship at CUNY; and Tina Reynolds, founder of Women On the Rise Telling Her Story (WORTH) and a leader of the national reproductive justice campaign, Birthing Behind Bars.

Part of the Sackler Center series, “States of Denial: The Illegal Incarceration of Women, Children, and People of Color.”