found 1 audio document produced by Claire Schoen


UPDATED February 2010.


A deeply engaging and disturbing feature on "survivors" – individuals who have survived solitary confinement in American prisons. 

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Claire Schoen did a shorter version of this piece for Day to Day (a show NPR canceled earlier this year).  It has 9 former prisoners describing their experiences with solitary confinement. Listen here.


Producer: Claire Schoen
Playtime: 28 minutes 58 seconds


Law, Crime, American Issues