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Tuesday 22 August 2017
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Introduced and hosted by Commission President, Emeritus Prof. Rosalind Croucher.

Rusty Young is the author of the international bestseller 'Marching Powder', the true story of an English drug smuggler in Bolivia’s notorious San Pedro Prison. Rusty, then in his 20’s, was backpacking through Bolivia when he first visited the prison on a tour. He ended up living on the inside, by choice, dodging danger and developing unlikely, life-long friendships.

Rusty is joined by author Kelly B Nicholls, author of 'A Reluctant Warrior' http://www.kellybrookenicholls.com/ a gripping novel of one young woman’s terrifying encounter with Colombia’s most notorious drug cartel.