Rediscovering Kate Carew

Katie Johnson on Set of Rediscovering Kate Carew

Katie Johnson on the set of forthcoming documentary film, Rediscovering Kate Carew. Photo by Reese Nanavati and courtesy Jaffa Films, LLC.














Kate Carew was a reporter and caricaturist who reported on white slavery, among other topics, in 1910.  She was one of the few female writers who interviewed prostitutes while they were being held in Night Court, or Women’s Prison.  Rediscovering Kate Carew is a forthcoming documentary about Carew’s life story and features interviews with Katie Johnson about Progressive-Era prostitution.  Directed by Barnard Jaffier of Jaffa Films, LLC.

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