July 30, 2012 - 10:45am
Kentucky Poet Laureate Maureen Morehead and award-winning poet Kathleen Driskell at the Library
Main Library, Wednesday, March 14, 7 p.m.
Join Louisville poets Maureen Morehead, current poet laureate of Kentucky, and Kathleen Driskell for poetry readings from their latest books.
Tickets are not...
July 30, 2012 - 11:00am
As Americans urge Congress to put aside party ties to solve the country's growing problems, we are reminded of Henry Clay, the prominent politician nicknamed "The Great Compromiser."
July 29, 2012 - 7:55pm
Friday night? Check. Second Friday night of the month? Check! Oh, man…It’s Poetry night! Get your reading ritual on this weekend with writers Nicole Louise Reid and Patrick Wensink at the InKY Reading Series. The Bard’s Town’s doors are open this Friday, March 9th at 7pm for a good poetry partytime.
I have writer’s block. No, no, don’t panic. I’ll be just fine here in my bodacious funk, stress levels slowly simmering in nonchalance before the cataclysmic boiling point of panic froths all over my inner and proverbial creativity cook stove. This happens all...
July 29, 2012 - 8:04pm
Headlining UofL’s annual Dr. Joseph H. McMillian National Conference on the Black Family in America for this year, is acclaimed author, thinker and radio host, Michael Eric Dyson. Dyson will present his keynote address at the conference this upcoming Saturday, March 10th at 7pm.
Over the last few generations, America has been asked countless times to define – and redefine – the concept of “Family”. And while Hallmark may have a gold star placed on that Mom, Dad, 2.5 kids and Buster-the-friendly-retriever “sweet spot” so often...
July 29, 2012 - 8:07pm
Add another name to the list of Louisvillians in the limelight (and order one of those big ol’ posters, too). Rising young adult novelist, Kristen Simmons, brings her breakout book to Carmichael’s Bookstore this Thursday, March 8th at 7pm.
With the end of the world only a mere 290 days away (ask any self-respecting Mayan), the idea of the “dystopian society” or “post-apocalyptic wasteland” is a topic that is perhaps bearing its first weight on the hearts and minds of the Earth’s citizens. Ahhh...