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July 2020

Poetry in Times of Peril: Four Women’s Voices

July 14 from 8:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Free

From the ancient Book of Psalms to contemporary hip-hop, poetry has served as a vital channel through which to express our deepest yearnings, frustrations, and hopes. How might words of poetry help us respond to the current crisis of COVID-19 and the national reckoning with racial injustice? Join us as we engage four outstanding woman poets from different walks of life for a cross-cultural and intergenerational reading and discussion. Two of the poets are Christian, and two are Jewish. Featured…

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WEE Forum

July 24 from 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

The Ethical Police Officer: The Struggle for Equity and Justice in American Law Enforcement Eric Fair, Author Eric has previously served as a police officer with the Bethlehem, PA Police Department, as an Arabic linguist in the U.S. Army and as an interrogator for a private military contractor. His 2012 essay “Consequence,” which was published first in Ploughshares and Harper’s Magazine, tells the story of his experience in Iraq in 2004, and is now a book of the same title. His op-eds on…

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