Human rights discussion

— MV Times file photo

A special authors’ event on Thursday, July 14, at Bunch of Grapes bookstore in Vineyard Haven will feature Robert Bernstein, former president of Random House and founder of Human Rights Watch, in conversation with poet and human rights activist Rose Styron. Mr. Bernstein will also discuss his latest book, “Speaking Freely: My Life in Publishing and Human Rights.” The event starts at 7 pm, and admission is free. For more information, call 508-693-2291 or visit