Episode 92: Dementia Americana

6/1/2018, 8:00:00 AM , duration(0:0:1)
History Sex & Sexuality Society & Culture True Crime
<p><em>This episode picks up where <a href="https://thisiscriminal.com/episode-91-the-it-girl-05-18-2018" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Episode 91 </a>left off. We suggest you listen to them in order.</em></p> <p>The early 20th century's biggest murder trial, and a particular brand of "madness."</p> <p>Visit <a href="https://thisiscriminal.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">thisiscriminal.com</a> to see rare photographs from Harry Thaw's trial. Cameras were not allowed in the courtroom, but Boston Globe photographer E.E. Bond snuck in a special camera, hidden in his vest and operated with a watch chain. Thanks to our friends at the Boston Public Library for allowing us to share them.</p> <p>For more information, check out Paula Uruburu’s book, <em><a href="https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/300930/american-eve-by-paula-uruburu/9781594483691/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">American Eve</a></em>.</p> <p><em>Criminal</em> is a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX.</p> <p>If you haven't already, please review us on iTunes! It's an important way to help new listeners discover the show:<a href="http://thisiscriminal.us13.list-manage1.com/track/click?u=25658e45f07309154fbf5f23f&amp;id=222e220f7c&amp;e=08e90c50c7" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"> iTunes.com/CriminalShow.</a></p> <p>Say hello on<a href="https://twitter.com/CriminalShow" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"> Twitter</a>,<a href="https://www.facebook.com/ThisIsCriminal/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"> Facebook</a> and<a href="https://www.instagram.com/criminal_podcast/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"> Instagram</a>. Sign up for<a href="http://thisiscriminal.us13.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=25658e45f07309154fbf5f23f&amp;id=a7d08cb6bd" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"> The Accomplice.</a></p> <p>If you'd like to introduce friends or family members to podcasts, we created a<a href="http://www.thisiscriminal.com/about#howToListen" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"> How to Listen guide</a> based on frequently asked questions.</p> <p>Artwork by<a href="http://www.yssrs.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"> Julienne Alexander</a>.</p> <p><br> Sponsors:</p> <p><strong>Casper</strong> Get $50 toward select mattresses by visiting <a href="http://casper.com/criminal" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Casper.com/Criminal</a>. Terms and conditions apply.</p> <p><strong>Man Crates</strong> Get your special Father’s Day discount today at <a href="http://ManCrates.com/CRIMINAL" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">ManCrates.com/CRIMINAL.</a></p> <p><strong>Sun Basket</strong> Go to <a href="http://SunBasket.com/CRIMINAL" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">SunBasket.com/CRIMINAL</a> today to learn more and get $35 off your first order.</p> <p><strong>Toyota</strong> Celebrate summer at Toyota’s Summer Starts Here Sales Event and visit <a href="http://BuyAToyota.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">BuyAToyota.com</a>.</p> <p><strong>Squarespace</strong> Enjoy a free trial and 10% off your first <a href="https://www.squarespace.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Squarespace</a> purchase with the offer code CRIMINAL.</p> <p><strong>Virtue Labs</strong> Visit <a href="http://virtuelabs.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">virtuelabs.com </a>and use the code CRIMINAL to receive 20% off plus free shipping.</p> <p><strong>Zuckerman Spaeder</strong> Thanks to Zuckerman Spaeder for their support of Criminal.</p> <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/CriminalShow/~4/ENsi-bf5uC4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>