November 10, 2011 - 4:10pm
Tenth annual Festival of Contemporary Writing at Spalding
Book lovers, rejoice! Starting this coming Saturday, November 12, Spalding University’s Festival of Contemporary Writing will celebrate its tenth year with a weeklong program featuring fiction, poetry, nonfiction and screenwriting readings by faculty, guests and alumni of Spalding University...
November 10, 2011 - 3:02pm
It's that time of the month again. The InKY Reading Series puts some poetic spark in your Friday night with hot tunes and cool poets.
The days are growing darker. As our star slips farther away from us and our nights sink deeper into velvet, it’s difficult to resist that primordial urge to hibernate on the couch with a hot beverage and a comfort film (homemade caramel apple cider and Charlie Chaplin are a winning...
November 10, 2011 - 12:39pm
The story of America's migration from Atlantic to Pacific comes to Carmichael's Bookstore tomorrow, November 11th. Historian Robert Morgan presents his latest book, Lions of the West, at 7pm.
We all grew up singing about Purple Mountains and Amber Waves of Grain, young second-graders parroting the lauds of our country’s bountiful and multi-faceted geography. What began as a slim cluster of Eastern colonies would spread like a germ, and the United States would stretch its...
November 9, 2011 - 11:00am
Former Kentucky Opera General Director Thomson Smillie wants to win new opera fans with his congenial guidebook to better appreciation of the art form. Brush up on the basics just in time for next week's production of Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro.
Author Thomson Smillie is no stranger to the Louisville arts scene. For 16 years, he was the General Director of Kentucky Opera and worked in similar capacities for the Opera Company of Boston, the Scottish Opera and the Wexford Festival in Ireland. Smillie's love for opera as an art form runs...
July 31, 2012 - 12:30am
Join us for an exciting event with Leo Weekly Managing / Arts Editor and columnist Sara Havens. Her book, titled the same as her column, Bar Belle, features her 100 best columns from 2006 to 2010 covering Louisville's nightlife with the tagline Getting Drunky in Kentucky.