World’s Second Largest Map Collection Located Here In Wisconsin, How Communities Respond When A Sex Offender Moves In

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We hear from the author of a new book who has been researching how communities react when a registered sex offender moves into their neighborhood. We also learn about the world’s second largest map collection that lives in Milwaukee!

Featured in this Show

  • Second Largest Collection Of Maps In Country Calls UW-Milwaukee Home

    UW-Milwaukee is home to the American Geographical Society Library, which has more than 1.3 million items ranging from maps to atlases to books. We talk to the curator about its history, about the 40th anniversary of its arrival at the university and how people use the collection today.

  • The Community's Role In Criminal Justice Policy

    Responses vary when it comes to how communities feel about criminal justice policies like sex offender placement in a community. Join us as we talk to our guest researcher about the role of activism, public safety, and government accountability in these discussions.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Breann Schossow Producer
  • Michele Gerard Good Technical Director
  • Marcy Bidney Guest
  • Monica Williams Guest

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