‘Orange’ inspires a talk and an auction

By Mallory Abreu Globe Correspondent 

Beatrice Codianni and Carol Soto, who served time with Piper Kerman (whose story inspired the Netflix series “Orange Is the New Black”), took part in a discussion hosted by Suffolk University on Thursday. In related news, Sudbury native Taylor Schilling, who stars on the show, is auctioning a prison shirt signed by 15 cast members to raise money for the uniform fund at the Renaissance Community School for the Arts in New Bedford.