Orange is the New Black
Jan 25 - 4 p.m. - Mershon Auditorium
Piper Kerman of ‘Orange is the New Black’ to visit Ohio State. Piper Kerman is the author of the memoir Orange is the New Black: My Year in a Women’s Prison, which has been adapted by Jenji Kohan into an Emmy- and Peabody Award-winning original series for Netflix. Bringing her message to Ohio State, Kerman will speak about her own experiences in prison and shed light on the wide-ranging collateral damage — particularly on family stability, women, children and minorities — of America’s criminal justice practices. A book-signing follows the lecture and Q&A sessions. More.