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Ronald Gautier co-authored a book about the plight of inmate John Thompson entitled Killing Time: an 18 Year Odyssey from Death Row to Freedom.Thompson served eighteen years in prison, fourteen on death row, before his case was overturned and he won an acquittal at a second trial. Supreme Injustice, Ronald Gautier’s article for The Write Room recounts John Thompson’s ordeal and covers aspects of his life not dealt with in the book.

Ronald Gautier’s articles have appeared in The Times-Picayune, Library Journal, American Libraries, The Atlanta Voice, The Atlanta Journal Constitution, and the Black Caucus of the American Library Association Journal.