June 1, 2012 - 11:50am
The Little Loomhouse presents the 4th annual Spin-a-Yarn Storytelling Festival t
Storytime doesn’t need to end with kindergarten. Get in on the tradition as The Little Loomhouse presents music, demonstrations and storytelling from eleven talented locals this Saturday, June 2nd, at 11am.
As much as I treasure the soft and supple physical skin of my beloved books, their prominence in our human history is a relatively newfangled innovation.  Before every plebeian on the planet was hip to the literacy jive – and long before reading became vogue (did this actually happen...
July 29, 2012 - 8:07pm
Acclaimed novelist and Louisville native, Tania James, presents ‘Aerogrammes’ at
The native Louisvillian and critically-acclaimed author of modern fiction brings her latest release to Carmichael’s Bookstore this coming Wednesday, May 30th, at 7pm.
We have come full circle.  As a collective people, Modern Man has done a fine job disassembling the concept of “home” so popular to the identities of older generations.  As the world shrinks in size and scope in the bright eye of the technological beast of our era, human...
July 29, 2012 - 8:08pm
Local author, Kelly Van Winkle Campbell, presents ‘Saving Kentucky’ at Locust Gr
Spotlighting Kentuckians restoring health and culture to the Bluegrass, local author, Kelly Van Winkle, Campbell presents her new book, ‘Saving Kentucky: Greening the Bluegrass’ at Locust Grove, tomorrow, Wednesday, May 23rd, at 7pm.
We here on the banks of the Ohio perhaps take for granted the progressive backbone of Louisville’s infrastructure.  The vibrant mixture of small, southern town and artistic big-city borough has created a group of natives who love their city, practice loyalty towards local business and...
July 29, 2012 - 8:02pm
Journalist and author, James Fallows, presents ‘China Airborne’ at the Library
The writer and journalist discusses China’s plans for aeronautics in his latest book ‘China Airborne’. Join him at the Louisville Free Public Library’s Main branch tomorrow evening, Wednesday, May 23rd, at 7pm.
In the wake of today’s first commercially funded rocket launch in Cape Canaveral, the future of human space travel is inching ever-so tantalizingly close to becoming as casual as a drive to Starbucks.  Decades after Man first left footprints on the face of our lone, beloved satellite (...
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...