New York Times Bestselling Author
Catherine Pelonero is the bestselling author of true crime books Kitty Genovese: A True Account of a Public Murder and Its Private Consequences, and Absolute Madness: A True Story of a Serial Killer, Race, and a City Divided…
“This is where I’m going to drown you and you’ll never see your mother or father again.” It’s been 55 years and Richard Edgington can still recall the words his kidnapper said once she had him in an isolated area near the railroad tracks.
New York Times Retro Report
Imagine a black Kitty Genovese: Winston Moseley, her murderer, asked an important question about race and justice
“Would anybody remember or care about Kitty Genovese if she had been black?”
Book Club selection, with chapter excerpt and photos from Absolute Madness.
QUEENS — Kitty Genovese’s neighbors — who did nothing to help her as she was brutally raped and murdered in Kew Gardens 50 years ago — were even more indifferent to the young victim’s screams…
A True Crime History Podcast with host Erik Rivenes
Sept 27, 2018