Join the East Hampton Library as he discusses his newest book, Rocky Graziano: Fists, Fame, and Fortune. In the book, Jeffrey Sussman tells the rags-to-riches story of Tommy Rocco Barbella, who came to be known as Rocky Graziano. The first biography of Graziano in over 60 years, this book will bring his story to aContinue reading “Author Talk – Rocky Graziano: Fists, Fame, and Fortune”
Monthly Archives: February 2018
Tennessee Walt’s Hanks A Lot!
Tennessee Walt’s Hanks A Lot! is a one-man concert featuring plenty of songs by Hank Williams, of course, but also both classics and underappreciated rarities by the likes of Hank Snow, Hank Thompson, Hank Locklin, Hank Garland, Hank Cochran and even Hank Williams Jr. and Hank Williams III arranged by Tennessee Walt for voice andContinue reading “Tennessee Walt’s Hanks A Lot!”
Film Screening: “Victoria and Abdul”
Queen Victoria (Judi Dench) strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal). Inspired by true events, this film depicts the friendship that allowed the monarch to see the changing world from another perspective. Victoria’s family considered the relationship so scandalous that they tried to destroy any records ofContinue reading “Film Screening: “Victoria and Abdul””
Living on the Edge:In the Face of Climate Change
Kevin McAllister, founding president of DefendH2O and coastal scientist will present on the physical and biological ramifications of climate change within Long Island’s coastal zone. Through an array of photographs, Kevin will address sea level rise, what changes are inevitable for coastal communities and the appropriate responses to ensure our beaches, wetlands and other naturalContinue reading “Living on the Edge:In the Face of Climate Change”