June 3, 2013 - 12:01pm
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July 30, 2012 - 2:45am
This free walking tour, led by local historian Rick Bell, will explore the history of Louisville’s riverfront and the development of today’s acclaimed Waterfront Park. Beginning at the Belle of Louisville’s landing at the Fourth Street wharf, the 90-minute tours will end at the Lincoln Memorial....
July 30, 2012 - 3:00am
A troupe of vintage historians, visual artists, costume designers, and jazz dancers is coming to Louisville! Historic Burlesque Arts in Louisville local burlesque performers organized by Mrs. Marvelously Marvis Lee (of the Mavens of Mischief) will perform iconic routines and classical inspired...
July 29, 2012 - 8:04pm
Reaper’s Reading: Dr. A. Glenn Crothers leads book discussion on death and the C
Join Dr. A. Glenn Crothers in a discussion of the book ‘This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil War’ by Drew Gilpin Faust this Wednesday, June 6th, at 3:30pm.
He holds a scythe, quiet whistling weapon, a graceful curve beside his netherworld cloak.  He masquerades as a “thief in the night”, prowling the unlocked windows of both the innocent and knowing.  He is an angel of the Near East.  He is the swallower of heroes.  The...
July 29, 2012 - 8:08pm
Professor Glynis Ridley speaks on the daring first woman to circumnavigate the g
Learn the impressive story of Frenchwoman Jeanne Baret , the disguised 18th explorer and first woman to circumnavigate our planet. University of Louisville professor, Glynis Ridley, will present her tale as part of Locust Grove’s Afternoon Lecture Series this Wednesday, June 6th, at 1pm.
The 21st century is alive with scurrying, jet-setters of all breeds.  If copies of SkyMall are to be trusted as an accurate litmus test, wayfaring travelers of the modern age are a diverse bunch of intrepids, ranging in myriad tastes, backgrounds and motivations.  The modern journeyman...