The Vineyard Haven Public Library’s special author series continues on Monday, Sept. 15 at 7 p.m., with An Evening with Rose Styron.

Rose Styron is a poet, journalist and human rights activist. She is the author of By Vineyard Light, a collection of poems centered on Martha’s Vineyard, where she and her husband, the late writer William Styron, spent extended summers.

Mrs. Styron was a founding member of Amnesty International USA. Among many other affiliations, she is a current board of member of The Paris Review, The Academy of American Poets and the Brain and Creativity Institute at USC. She serves on the advisory boards of Amnesty International USA, Human Rights First, and Human Rights Watch.

Mrs. Styron will read selections of her poetry both published and new.