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Walpole Part II: An Examination of Why
Program 1006
Original Airdate: 11/2/1979

Subject Keywords
Afro-American prisoners
Afro-American prisoners - Attitudes
Correctional institutions - Massachusetts
Discrimination in criminal justice administration
Prison administration
Prisoners - classification

Subject Genre
Public Affairs: Current Events

Corporate Names
Massachusetts Correctional Institution at Walpole - Walpole - Massachusetts

Program Description
Half-hour program consisting of interview highlights from Program 1005, "Walpole: Every Which Way But Loose." In "Walpole: Every Which Way But Loose," Say Brother production staff, under the direction of Barbara Barrow-Murray, offered an inside look at the policies, procedures, and inmates of the Massachusetts' Massachusetts Correctional Institution at Walpole, a maximum-security prison in Massachusetts. Interviews with Walpole's inmates and staff focused on the physical abuse of inmates, the discriminatory application of the internal classification system, the virtual absence of minority staff, and the punitive rather than rehabilitative position of the prison.

Producer
Barbara Barrow-Murray

Associate Producer
Beth Deare

Director
Brian Clarke

Others
Ron Buccheri (switcher)
Nancy Carey (intern)
Sally Ehrman (production secretary)
Renee Harriston (intern)
Rebecca Hill (fashion consultant)
Dick Holden (camera)
Harvey Hudson (audio)
Carol Hugentugler (videotape recordist)
Nat Johnson (audio)
Tilt Koppel (switcher)
Frank Lane (camera)
Webster Lewis (theme music)
Gene Mackles (graphic designer)
Calenia Melendez (intern)
Milan Merhar (videotape recordist)
Wil Norton (audio)
Joe Pugliesi (video)
Joe Pugliesi (videotape recordist)
Kathy Smith (switcher)
Lee Smith (camera)
David St. Onge (videotape recordist)
Don White (video)
Evelyn Wong (production assistant)

Formats
Master (WGBH program) 2" videotape A2-06087
Preservation master D3 cassette AD3-00536
Preservation master beta SP cassette AP-00456A
Viewing copy 1/2" reel-to-reel videotape (item number not yet assigned)
Viewing copy 3/4" cassette -1 (item number not yet assigned)
Viewing copy 3/4" cassette -2 (item number not yet assigned)
Viewing copy 3/4" cassette 2895-602
Viewing copy VHS cassette (item number not yet assigned)



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