Showing posts from August, 2018

East Hampton Poetry Marathon 2018 / Southampton Poetry Series

The 2018 E ast Hampton Poetry Marathon was  scheduled for every Sunday  afternoon throughout July.    The Southampton Poetry Series at the Halsey House, 249 South Main St, Southampton was scheduled in July, August and September. A sampling of the poetry sessions was broadcast on August 29.   Listen here The complete readings recorded by WPKN Radio are posted here:  East Hampton July 08, 5:00-6:30:      Mulford Farm, Philip Asaph and George Wallace. Listen here                                      July 15, 5:00-6:30:      Mulford Farm, Walter Donway and Tammy Nuzzo-Morgan. Listen here July 22, 3:00-4:30       East Hampton Public Library, Gladys Henderson and Jennifer Franklin. Listen here . July 29, 5:00-6:30:      Mulford Farm, poets of the East Hampton Poetry Workshop  Introduced by Dee Slavutin: Pauline Yeats, Carol Stone, Carol Sherman, Dan Hays, Dee Slavutin.   Listen here The Poetry Marathon is sponsored under the auspices of the East H

Inside Private Prisons: An American Dilemma in the Age of Mass Incarceration

Lauren-Brooke Eisen discusses her book Inside Private Prisons: An American Dilemma in the Age of Mass Incarceration, published in 2017 by Columbia Univ. Press . Ms. Eisen is senior counsel at the Brennan Center for Justice at New York University Law School.  Previously she was a senior program associate at the Vera Institute of Justice in the Center on Sentencing and Corrections, served as an assistant district attorney in New York City, and taught criminal justice at Yale College and the John Jay College of Criminal Justice. She spoke at Canios Books, Sag Harbor in November, 2017 Listen here