Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Dava Sobel:The Glass Uniiverse


Science writer Dava Sobel talks about her latest book The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took The Measure of The Universe.

Ms. Sobel spoke in April 2017 at Canios Books, Sag Harbor.  She was introduced by photographer and Canios co-proprietor Kathryn Szoka.


Listen here


The book was published in December 2016 by Viking.


Other works by Dava Sobel about the exploration of the universe include Longitude (1996) and Galileo’s Daughter (2000) both available as paperback from Penguin Putnam.
 

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Poetry Marathon 2017 - Elise Paschen & Grace Schulman



We present poets Elise Paschen and Grace Schulman recorded in July 2017 at the annual Poetry Marathon at the East Hampton Town Marine Museum in Amagansett New York.


They were introduced by East Hampton artist and poet Pauline Yeats:





notes:

An encore session of the Poetry Marathon will be held on Monday August 28 at 5:30PM at the East Hampton Library, 159 Main Street.    


The readers will be Carole Stone, Walter Donway, Ms. Slavutin, Carol Sherman, Pauline Yeats, Carolyn Bistrian and Dan Hays.
The program will be recorded by WPKN for this blog and future broadcast.
 

The Poetry Marathon was produced by Dee Slavutin


Elise Paschen’s latest poetry collection, The Nightlife was published by Red Hen Press in 2017

Grace Schulman’s work includes the poetry collections Without a Claim - 2013, and The Broken String – 2007 and a work of criticism Maryann Moore: The Poetry of Engagement.- 1986.

East Hampton artist and poet Pauline Yeats’ new book of poems and images "Gasping at Beauty," will be published this fall.