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The Professor & the Prisoner
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Source: The Chronicle of Higher Education

A scholar’s beliefs took her from Canada to Guantanamo and, she says, closer to the spirit of a liberal education

The Professor and the Prisoner 

Comments from the Judges:

“I just loved this piece. Well written, illuminating, addictively readable and unexpected. Just a compelling yarn with a lot to say about education, open-mindedness and the aftermath of the war on terror.”

EWA is grateful to the College Board for its generous support of the 2016 National Awards for Education Reporting.