Angela Patton: A Father-Daughter Dance — In Prison? Angela Patton works to help girls and fathers stay connected and in each others' lives — but that becomes harder when the father is in jail. Patton tells the story of a unique father-daughter dance.
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A Father-Daughter Dance — In Prison?

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A Father-Daughter Dance — In Prison?

A Father-Daughter Dance — In Prison?

A Father-Daughter Dance — In Prison?

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Part 5 of the TED Radio Hour episode How We Love.

About Angela Patton's TEDTalk

Angela Patton works to help girls and fathers stay connected and in each others' lives — but that becomes harder when the father is in jail. Patton tells the story of a unique father-daughter dance.

About Angela Patton

Angela Patton is the creator of Camp Diva, which helps support girls ages 11-17. Since its inception, Camp Diva has expanded to offer after-school programs, conferences and other programs and services. Trained as a licensed practical nurse and doula, Patton has worked in the nonprofit sector for over 15 years.