Anthony Ray Hinton

Anthony Ray Hinton is a Community Educator for the Equal Justice Initiative, and was falsely accused of committing two murders outside of Birmingham, Alabama, in 1985. He was wrongly convicted and spent nearly 30 years on Alabama’s death row before he was exonerated and freed in April 2015. A deeply compelling speaker, he has become a powerful advocate against the death penalty and speaks nationally about the urgent need for criminal justice reform.

Oprah Winfrey has chosen The Sun Does Shine as her summer 2018 Book Club pick.

Book titles in collaboration with Idea Architects

  • The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life and Freedom on Death Row