July 30, 2012 - 5:00am
Local author Sally Van Winkle Campbell presents and signs her book on Kentucky’s culture and heritage, Saving Kentucky. Featured in the book are Kenny’s Cheeses and the Smith-Berry Winery, who will present a wine and cheese tasting for this event. Copies of Saving Kentucky will be available for...
July 29, 2012 - 8:02pm
Sarabande Books presents the Four Short Story Writers of the Apocalypse at 21c
Grab a shovel and prepare thy shelter! Sarabande Books presents a reading of reckoning at this month’s 21c Reading Series with the Four Short Story Writers of the Apocalypse. The book bomb drops tonight, Monday, May 21st, at 7:30pm.
The end is nigh.  Quickly approaching on swift wings, the looming Apocalypse breathes its wild, gypsy breath into the shivers of our spines.  We cannot escape the fierce plunging of hooves into the Earth, the raw, iron might of Death’s steely scythe.  Humble pawns in the dance...
July 29, 2012 - 8:04pm
Local historian, A. Glenn Crothers, launches new book at The Filson
University of Louisville associate professor of history, A. Glenn Crothers, will present his new book, ‘Quakers Living in the Lion’s Mouth’, at The Filson Historical Society tomorrow, Tuesday, May 22nd, at 6pm.
The subject of religion is one that touches quite a tender nerve.  The human perception of the divine is a topic that has shaped our relations with each for far more centuries than anyone could care to count – and continues to move and influence our world even in this modern age. ...
July 29, 2012 - 8:07pm
Paperback Pup: Author Rebecca Heishman shares the story of rescue-dog Millie at
Join Rebecca Heishman at Carmichael’s Bookstore this Monday, May 21st as she reads from her new account of a plucky rescued pup, ‘The Misadventures of Millie’, at 7pm.
Human beings are curious creatures.  We stride the planet on two legs; we have thumbs; we wear pants.  We defy nature with displays of ever-increasing  stupidity developed by the same big brains that discovered fire, wrote Ulysses and navigated the moon.  We are an unusual quirk...
July 29, 2012 - 8:08pm
Historic Haute: Jane Austen Society hosts Regency fashion show at Locust Grove
Ready for some sassy pantaloons? The Jane Austen Society will host the Regency fashions of Betsy Bashore at Historic Locust Grove this coming Sunday, May 20th at 2pm.
The perfect sashay.  The steady fierce gaze of a tall, young glamazon striding the catwalk before the raised brows of the fashion elite.  Many a stylista (or stylisto, gentlemen) feel a deep, primordial hunger for the marriage of art and function (but mostly just art) that is the...