July 29, 2012 - 7:04pm
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...
May 16, 2011 - 2:15pm
UofL hosts Kentucky Women's Book Festival this weekend
Want a chance to hear from nationally acclaimed authors with Kentucky ties and learn the nuts and bolts of writing and publishing—for free? This coming Saturday, May 21, the Kentucky Women’s Book Festival will give you the opportunity.
May 9, 2011 - 10:08am
Fiction, poetry, nonfiction, screenwriting and children's lit authors to speak
The Festival of Contemporary Writing, the state’s largest fall-spring reading series, will be held May 14-21 at Spalding University. The event will feature free readings by faculty, guests and alumni of Spalding University’s brief-residency Master of Fine Arts in Writing program. This...
March 18, 2011 - 1:17pm
Have you been looking for some help in writing or publishing that book? Join the Kentucky Arts Council and the Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning for Literary Activities at Saturday's Kentucky Crafted: The Market at the Kentucky Exposition Center.
Have you been looking for some help in writing or publishing that book? Join the Kentucky Arts Council and the Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning for Literary Activities at Saturday's Kentucky Crafted: The Market at the Kentucky Exposition Center. Events will be held from 9 a.m....
March 11, 2011 - 11:00am
Celebrate National Poetry Month with Garrison Keillor and Billy Collins at The Kentucky Center. Keillor, of A Prairie Home Companion, will interview Collins, author and former Poet Laureate of the United States.
April is National Poetry Month, and Louisville will be celebrating it in a big way. On Thursday, April 21, at The Kentucky Center, U of L and the Kentucky Author Forum will be hosting an interview with Billy Collins, former Poet Laureate of the United States and author of Horoscopes for the Dead....