CONWAY -- Conway Public Library has announced that Eric M. Vogt will be featured as their Writer of the Month for July 2014. His books will be on display in the library, located at 15 East Main Street, Conway, throughout the month of July.
On Monday, July 28, at 6:30 p.m. Eric will read selections from his non-fiction book “Terrorists Within Our Walls, The Principles of Correctional Counterterrorism” and from his poetry collections “Letters to Lara”, “Paths and Pools to Ponder”, “Life Lies in Layers”, “My Letter to the World”, “North Country Calls”, and “Mountain's Morning Song.” He will then be open to questions about the management of terrorist prisoners in civilian prisons and his poetic writings.
Eric M. Vogt grew up in New England and has been publishing poetry since he was 18 years old.
Eric wrote the journal article "Terrorists in Prison: The Challenge Facing Corrections", published in the 2007 fall edition of Inside Homeland Security. He was the guest speaker on prison terrorism issues at the American Board for Certification in Homeland Security's annual conferences in 2007 and 2011. Eric was the counterterrorism instructor for local law enforcement officers at the United States Medical Center for Federal Prisoners in Springfield, Missouri from 2005 to 2011, when he retired with 27 years of federal service.
Eric is a member of the N.H. Writers' Project, the Poetry Society of New Hampshire and the North Country Writers' Night Out group. He is the webmaster of the Berlin group's blog at: http://writersnightoutberlin.wordpress.com
Eric M. Vogt also produces his personal writer's blog, located on the web at: http://ericmvogt.wordpress.com.