November 14, 2013 - 7:48pm
Ann Patchett, photo courtesy of Heidi Ross
Ann Patchett's newest book, This Is the Story of a Happy Marriage, hit shelves on November 5th. She'll be in Louisville this Friday, November 15th to sign copies. Read on for my interview with Ann.
If you're a reader of fiction, you've likely heard the name Ann Patchett.
May 1, 2013 - 12:57pm
Carmichael’s ‘Cooks’ up a special evening tonight with Michael Pollan
With his latest book, ‘Cooked: A Natural History of Transformation’, fresh off the press, bestselling author Michael Pollan comes to the Clifton Center tonight for a special interview with Wendell Berry.
I learned last week that you cannot eat soybean pods.  Or…do not?  Should not?  I’m still not entirely clear if this is a biological or purely social f
January 7, 2013 - 1:55pm
Author and scientist Jared Diamond takes the stage for the Kentucky Author Forum
The author the book, ‘The World Until Yesterday: What Can We Learn From Traditional Societies?’, Jared Diamond will take center spotlight at the Kentucky Center for the Arts this Wednesday, January 9th, for an interview with author and anthropologist, Sarah Hrdy. It sounds fancy and fine.
I am going to build a tribe.  It will be made of arms and legs and stomachs and faces.  People with names will belong to these parts.  And I will love them.  And they will hopefully love me.  And, somehow or another, we will function as a whole thing in this world.  It...
November 26, 2012 - 1:18pm
Author Ray Kurzweil comes to the Kentucky Center to unravel the mysteries of the
The author of ‘How to Create a Mind’, Ray Kurzweil will participate in the Kentucky Author Forum tonight, Monday, November 26th, at the Kentucky Center for the Arts. Join him at 6pm for a journey into the mechanics of human thought.
First of all, let me just say: this article is going to be about Ray Kurzweil.  He’s an author.  And he wrote a book called How to Create a Mind: The Secret of Human Thought Revealed.  This article is about Ray Kurzweil and his booky, here, and how both will be at The Kentucky...
October 24, 2012 - 4:27pm
Final thoughts on Waterfront Fashion Week 2012 [Fashion]
After four nights of fabulous fashion and fierce competition under the Big Four Bridge at Waterfront Park, what are the final thoughts on Waterfront Fashion Week? Designers, bloggers and organizers share their viewpoint of Louisville’s first-ever fashion week, from what they liked to what they desire for 2013.
One week has passed since Louisville’s first-ever Waterfront Fashion Week took place under the Big Four Bridge at Waterfront Park. In the four nights of the affair, fabulous fashions and fierce competitions captured the eyes, imaginations and desires of everyone in attendance. Even Rarity, my...