Who Will Police the Police? by Lara Hannawi

Self-Published (2016)
72 Pages, 14 x 21.5 cm, Paperback, Second Edition of 250

This chapbook is a creative rendering of 50 New York Times reader comments in response to the article + video South Carolina Officer is Charged with Murder of Walter Scott from April 7th, 2015. Lara Hannawi chronologised these 50, out of more than 4000 comments, to construct a narrative of the murder and its aftermath. Also included is Frederick Douglass, describing a similar tragic event nearly 200 years ago, and the first paragraphs of the New York Times article.