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Chapters Rap Podcast with Author Mary Buser
May 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Our special guest author for tonight’s Chapters Rap Podcast is Mary Buser, author of Lockdown on Rikers: Shocking Stories of Abuse and Injustice at New York’s Notorious Jail, winner of the 2016 Brooklyn Eagles Literary Prize for Nonfiction. Mary Buser LCSW, worked as a clinical social worker in the Mental Health Department on Rikers Island during the Giuliani administration’s celebrated crackdown on crime. She started her Rikers sojourn in the women’s jail working in the nursery, and wound up as assistant chief in the 500-cell Sol Conf Unit We look forward to discussing Mary’s book with her. Come be an audience member and bring your questions. Books will be available for purchase.