- Jonathan Ames Reads from FBI E-mails, Guantánamo Bay
Jonathan Ames Reads from FBI E-mails, Guantánamo Bay
Jonathan Ames, author and winner of a Guggenheim Fellowship, reads from a seletion of e-mails written by FBI personnel describing life at Guantánamo Bay, as part of the 2009 PEN event Reckoning with Torture: Memos and Testimonies from the “War on Terror”.
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