Oz: "Exeunt Omnes"
In 1997, the US prison and jail population had reached a previously unimagined high of 1.7 million. The United States was in the midst of a decades-long boom in incarceration. The year 1997 was also the year Oz (1997-2003) debuted on HBO.
Yousman, B. (2018). Oz: "Exeunt Omnes." In D. L. Howard & D. Bianculli (Eds.). Television finales: From Howdy Doody to Girls (pp. 277-282). Syracuse University Press.