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The first TEDx event at Marion Correctional Institution was also the first ever TEDx event in an adult prison and also the first time the incarcerated were invited to give TED talks.

Najmuddeen Salaam and Jo Dee Davis have been organizing TEDx events at Marion Correctional since 2012. Below are several videos from their years working with Marion Correctional and TEDx in Prisons. For the full collection of videos from Marion Correctional, To see all the videos from Marion Correctional, please visit Category:Marion Correctional or the event pages below

Mentor Madness; Loss, Gain, and Other Irritating Realities - Tim Smith - TEDxMarionCorrectional12:38

Mentor Madness; Loss, Gain, and Other Irritating Realities - Tim Smith - TEDxMarionCorrectional

Your Time in Iraq Makes You a Threat to Society - Andrew Chambers - TEDxMarionCorrectionalSalon09:02

Your Time in Iraq Makes You a Threat to Society - Andrew Chambers - TEDxMarionCorrectionalSalon

At TEDxMarionCorrectional, Chaplain Tim Sith (self described as "Spiritual leader who likes Grumpy Cat discusses mentorship, change, and irritating realities. At TEDxMarionCorrectional: Iraqi vet Andrew Chambers talks the problems of adjusting to civilian life after being on front lines.
We Gotta Get Outta This Place - Piper Kerman - TEDxMarionCorrectionalSalon11:26

We Gotta Get Outta This Place - Piper Kerman - TEDxMarionCorrectionalSalon

Avoiding the BoX, Banning the BoX, Reframing the BoX - Stephen JohnsonGrove - TEDxMarionCorrectional09:55

Avoiding the BoX, Banning the BoX, Reframing the BoX - Stephen JohnsonGrove - TEDxMarionCorrectional

At TEDxMarionCorrectional, Orange is the New Black inspiration, Piper Kerman, talks how to survive prison. Stephen Johnson Grove asks us to reframe our assumptions.

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