Sherman "O.T." Powell

Sherman "O.T." Powell spent forty years as a pickpocket. He has been interviewed as an expert in the dated art by reporters for NPR, Slate Magazine, and other publications. O.T. is a graduate of the MothSHOP Community Education Program and is writing an autobiography.

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Sherman "O.T." Powell

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Pickpocket School

by Sherman "O.T." Powell

An aspiring pickpocket rises to the top of his game.

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Cocktails in Attica

by Sherman "O.T." Powell

A young man tries to make ends meet in one of the world's toughest prisons.

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