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Piper Kerman wrote the 2010 book Orange is the New Black, which chronicles her experience and reflections during the course of a year she spent in a federal prison located in Danbury, CT.
Kerman graduated from Smith College and is originally from the Boston area.
You can read the physical book or an ebook. You can also download the audiobook.
March 4th @ 3:30pm: Book Group Discussion - McQuade Library
March 26 @ 3:30pm: QA with Piper Kerman - Writers House
March 26 @ 7:00pm: Piper Kerman's Talk - MPR, Sakowich Center
March 27 @ 6:00pm: Cruel and Unusual (film) - McQuade Library, Auditorium