Comments for: ‘Orange is the New Black’ author tells corrections officials in Portland to share incarcerated women’s stories

Posted Oct. 08, 2013, at 4:27 p.m.
Last modified Oct. 08, 2013, at 6:02 p.m.

PORTLAND | Author Piper Kerman told an audience of corrections officials in Portland on Tuesday that telling hopeful stories about incarcerated women will help galvanize support for rehabilitative programs geared toward women’s unique needs and experiences. Kerman — whose bestselling memoir about life as a woman in prison, “Orange …

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