Interested in catching a Voices Carry reading? Our Facebook page has been updated with events in March and April (click here). Upcoming soonest? On March 7, a reading at the States of Incarceration exhibit at the Wauregan in Holyoke (more information here), and on March 8, Voices Carry will be participating with other women in Code Pink's International Women's Day event at Northampton First Churches, 129 Main Street, Northampton, MA (more information here).
On Tuesday, March 7, at 5:00 pm, [note: this is an updated time] the women of Voices from Inside will be performing a reading of their original poetry in the States of Incarceration exhibit space at The Wauregan in Holyoke. The reading is free and open to the public.
Photo Source: The Wauregan Facebook page
VFI IN THE News
VFI's Tara McNamara organized the "Breaking Free" poetry reading in Greenfield--read about it in this Greenfield Recorder story.
An excerpt from Voices Carry's performance at Forbes Library is available for viewing on Youtube, here.
VFI writer Daisy Diaz read a poem to open Hampshire Art Museum's exhibition "Made in America: Unfree Labor in an Age of Mass Incarceration." The exhibit runs through March 10. Check out photos in the February 7 post, to the left.
VFI writer Tara McNamara's poem "Dear Ex-Husband" is featured in the October 29, 2016, issue of the Write Angles Journal. See the poem on our Writing& Prompts page.
WWLP's Ashley Kohl interviews VFI board members about upcoming fundraisers for VFI, April 27, 2016.
From the Heart: VFI Poets interviewed in the Greenfield Recorder, February 12, 2016
Hampshire Gazette Reports on VFI Performance at Lander-Grinspoon Academy, February 7, 2016
Interview with VFI Poets on the Bill Newman Show, February 3, 2016
Loud and Clear: VFI at Holyoke Community College, November 18, 2015
Women Share Stories While in Jail, June 18, 2015