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Wed May 8, 2013
Her Majesty's Philosophers
Alan Smith spent 14 years teaching philosophy and literature to violent criminals in a prison in England until he realized he was changing, slowly "becoming more of the prison than I wanted to be," and had to walk away.
Hear Alan Smith's interview on The Story with Dick Gordon on the show's site. Also in this edition: the original Teenage Diary of Frankie Lewchuck, who was really close to his dad – until the day his dad almost went away for good.