This book really makes you think. It is horrible to think that a person could spend 11 years in prison for something he didn't do. It really scares you but thank God there were some honest investigators out there that helped. Excellent book....
Picking Cotton: Our Memoir of Injustice and Redemption (Hardcover)
JENNIFER THOMPSON-CANNINO lives in North Carolina with her family. She speaks frequently about the need for judicial reform, and is a member of the North Carolina Actual Innocence Commission, the advisory committee for Active Voices, and the Constitution Project. Her op-eds have appeared in the New York Times, the Durham-Herald Sun, and the Tallahassee Democrat.
RONALD COTTON lives with his wife and daughter in North Carolina. He has spoken at various schools and conferences including Washington and Lee University, University of Nevada Las Vegas, Georgetown Law School, and the Community March for Justice for Troy Anthony Davis in Savannah, GA.
ERIN TORNEO is a Los Angeles-based writer. She was a 2007 New York Foundation for the Arts Nonfiction Fellow.
The authors received the 2008 Soros Justice Media Fellowship for PICKING COTTON.
In their own words, Jennifer and Ronald unfold the harrowing details of their tragedy, and challenge our ideas of memory and judgment while demonstrating the profound nature of human grace and the healing power of forgiveness.
|Genre||BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs|
|Publisher Date||2009-03-03 00:00:00.0|
|Publisher||St Martins Pr|
|Unit weight||1.15 lb|
|Subtitle||Our Memoir of Injustice and Redemption|
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This book really makes you think. It is horrible to think that a person could spend 11 years in prison for something he didn't do. It really scares you but thank God there were some honest investigators out there that helped. Excellent book.Read More
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