Past Warwick Event: VOL 9

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VOL 9

May 18, 2019

GREAT TOPICS!

Alaska......I Love Roz Chast.....Berkley 1969.....Ironic Japan....Mogotes & Tobacco In Cuba.....5 Assignments - 5 Countries - 5 Stories

 

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I Love Roz Chast

BY PAMELA BREEMAN
@ VOL 9 ON MAY 18, 2019

Pam Breeman shares her love and endless fascination with the wit and art of the cartoonist, Roz Chast.

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A Week in Old Minto, Alaska

BY ROSLYN FASSETT
@ VOL 9 ON MAY 18, 2019

Roslyn Fassett lived a week in Old Minto, Alaska, in the woods near the Tanana river in an Athabaskan fish camp. The natives once were migratory hunters who camped there in the season of the returning salmon.

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5 Assignments

BY GEOFFERY HOWARD
@ VOL 9 ON MAY 18, 2019

In the early 2000’s, Geoffery Howard and his wife, Carol,went on 5 different 2-month assignments to work with non-profits in 5 different countries. "We got involved with everything from irrigation to gorillas, orphans to sex workers." These are those stories.

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Mogotes and Tobacco in Cuba

BY GRIFF FASSETT
@ VOL 9 ON MAY 18, 2019

The Mogotes are the strange geological structures that push up out of the earth and are found in the Vinales, Cuba valley.  Griffis Fassett explores the connection between the Mogotes and the famous cigar tobacco grown there.

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Ironic Japan

BY NINA LEHMAN
@ VOL 9 ON MAY 18, 2019

Nina Lehman discusses the paradox between a conservative culture as found in Japan and its sex industry, the largest in the world.

Roslyn Fassett
artist & teacher in Warwick, NY
Donna Spector
playwright, author, poet, retired teacher in Warwick, NY
Griff Fassett
in Warwick, NY
Nina Lehman
in Warwick, NY
Pamela Breeman
in Tuxedo Park, New York