Nancy Mullane discusses Life After Murder: Five Men in Search of Redemption ($26.99). Once a murderer, always a murderer? Or can a murderer be redeemed? An award-winning journalist found herself facing these questions when she accepted an assignment to report on the exploding costs of incarceration.
Nancy Mullane develops, reports, and produces feature stories for Public Radio International’s This American Life, National Public Radio, and the NPR affiliate KALW News-Crosscurrents in San Francisco. With the support of the Open Society Foundation, she is producing a two-hour, four-part, radio documentary telling the stories of men and women convicted of murder which will air nationally in 2012. She is a member of the Society for Professional Journalists, the Association of Independents in Radio, and the International Women’s Media Foundation. In 2011, Nancy was the recipient of a National Edward R. Murrow Award.