July 30, 2012 - 10:30am
Helen Matthews Lewis changed society's perception of Appalachia in many ways by building bridges locally and globally among students, academics, cultural workers, coal miners, and activists. By being the living embodiment of her mantra "living social justice," she linked scholarship...
July 29, 2012 - 8:07pm
Irish ABCs: Local author, Viki Pidgeon, presents an unconventional Irish history
Get ready to re-learn the alphabet – Irish style. Local author – and dual Irish citizen – Viki Pidgeon presents her latest ode to the Emerald Isle with a children’s book designed to marry fun with facts. Catch her at Carmichael’s Bookstore tomorrow, Saturday, March 10th, at 4pm.
Although my biological ethnic heritage is – shall we say – “exotic” in its myriad of mixes: a dash of German, a pop of Spanish, some sprinklings of Eastern Europe, a nice solid slice of Cherokee for good measure, as well as some other miscellaneous genetic contributions, are...
July 30, 2012 - 10:30am
About Gorham: Sarah Gorham is a poet, essayist, and publisher who resides in Prospect KY. She received her MFA from the University of Iowa in 1978 and her BA in 1976 from Antioch College. Four Way Books published her fourth collection of poetry, Bad Daughter, in the fall of 2011. The press also...
July 30, 2012 - 10:30am
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Joshua L. Golding, Ph.D. will sign his newly published novel, The Conversation, on Thursday, March 29, 2012, 5:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M. at A Reader's Corner Bookstore, 2044 Frankfort Avenue, Louisville, KY 40206, 502-897-5578. The novel relates the journey of David Goldstein, a fairly typical...
July 29, 2012 - 8:07pm
Kentucky author, Nancy Jensen, presents her debut novel at Carmichael’s Bookstor
Being hailed as one of the best new novels of 2011, ‘The Sisters’ and its creator, Nancy Jensen, will be at Carmichael’s Bookstore tomorrow, March 9th, at 7pm for a special reading from this Bluegrass-based fiction.
I am an only child.  I am also the mother of an only child.  A solitary existence in the quiet, unused bedrooms of a decidedly soft, suburban house was a haven I knew well growing up.  I was never lonely and deeply resented all insinuations that I suffered a great loss in my...