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"Orange is the New Black" author Piper Kerman

7 p.m. Sept. 25

Freede Center - NW 27th St. & Florida Ave.

Orange is the New Black book cover

Bestselling author Piper Kerman, whose memoir “Orange is the New Black: My Year in a Women’s Prison” was adapted into the hit Netflix original series, will give a free lecture at Oklahoma City University. A book signing will follow.

Kerman’s memoir chronicles the 13 months she spent in the Federal Correctional Institution in Danbury, Connecticut, for money laundering charges. She explores the experience of incarceration and the intersection of her life with the lives of the women she met in prison.

To register to attend the free lecture, please visit For more information, call 405-208-5446.