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‘Orange Is the New Black’ Author: Jeff Sessions pushes a racist agenda
USA Today
May 16, 2017

Here’s Why ‘Orange Is the New Black’ Author Is Calling for Criminal Justice Reform
March 9, 2017

Meet the Influencers: Conversation with Valerie Jarrett at the White House on Prison Reform
December 14, 2016

‘Orange Is the New Black’ Author Teaching Prison Writing Classes in Ohio
The Columbus Dispatch
July 31, 2016

Maria Shriver Interviews Piper Kerman
The Today Show, NBC-TV
July 10, 2014

‘Orange Is the New Black’s’ Author Piper Kerman Hits the White House
Deadline | Hollywood
June 30, 2014

The Real Reason We Like Bad Girls
June 20, 2014

Piper Kerman On Her Story That Inspired The Netflix Series
The Diane Rehm Show
June 9, 2014

Jailhouse Blues
The New York Times
May 28, 2014

For Women, a Second Sentence
Op-Ed Page, The New York Times
August 13, 2013

Behind ‘The New Black’: The Real Piper’s Prison Story
Fresh Air, WHYY-FM,
August 12, 2013

Prison Life, Real and Onscreen
The New York Times
August 2, 2013

‘Orange is the New Black’ is the best TV show about prison ever made
Washington Post
July 17, 2013

Netflix’s ‘Orange Is the New Black’: Brilliance Behind Bars
Washington Post
July 11, 2013

‘Orange Is The New Black’ With Taylor Schilling and Piper Kerman
Morning Joe, MSNBC
July 11, 2013

Piper Kerman’s ‘Orange Is The New Black’
HuffPost Live
July 9, 2013

Vice Versa: Good and Bad in ‘Orange Is the New Black’ and ‘Ray Donovan’
On Television, The New Yorker
July 8, 2013

The Moth Radio Hour
The Moth, PRX
January 22, 2013

Piper Kerman & Ted Conover on BookTV
After Words, CSPAN-2
May 6, 2010

What Was a Girl Like Her Doing in Prison? She Was Doing Her Time
Elle Magazine
May 2010

Podcast: Interview with Piper Kerman
Christian Science Monitor
April 25, 2010

Behind the Bars: One Woman’s Year in Prison
April 28, 2010

Impossible to Put Down Because She Could Be You
Los Angeles Times
April 25, 2010

A Colorful Tale of a Life Redeemed
USA Today
April 25, 2010

I Spent a Year In a Women’s Prison
April 12, 2010

What’s a Nice Girl Like You Doing In Prison?
April 11, 2010

The Ex-Con Next Door
Entertainment Weekly
April 9, 2010

An Almost Bracing Emotional Immediacy
The Onion, AV Club
April 8, 2010

An Unlikely Inmate Looks Back on Her Time in Prison
April 8, 2010

Interview: Memoirville
SMITH Magazine
April 6, 2010

Piper Kerman, Park Slope Prisoner
April 6, 2010

Orange is the New Black, In Federal Women’s Prison
Talk of the Nation
April 6, 2010

Orange is the New Black, A Powerful Memoir
Civil Liberties
April 1, 2010

A Life to Live, This Side of the Bars
The New York Times
Modern Love column
March 28, 2010

Passover in Prison
March 26, 2010

Ex-Convict Piper Kerman on Her Hot New Memoir, Orange Is the New Black
New York Magazine
March 25, 2010

Prison: Day 1
The New York Times Magazine
Lives column
March 21, 2010

Life Behind Bars: Q&A with Piper
Marie Claire
April 2010

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