April 8, 2013 - 11:18am
As part of the Naamani Memorial Lecture Series, University of Louisville history scholar, Lee Shai Weissbach will present on Jewish cultures in small-town America tomorrow, Tuesday, April 9th, at 7:30pm
My great-grandma had the most beautiful first name: Leona. Gosh. That is a word that rolls up the tongue and then unfurls it like a red carpet. And with a flick at the very end wi
March 29, 2013 - 12:44pm
Local author L Andrew Cooper is holding a contest on his Facebook page. Winner to be announced Sunday at Nashville's Full Moon Horror Festival
From now through Sunday, Louisville author and Horror Association of America member L. Andrew Cooper is holding a drawing on his Facebook page and giving free books to the winner. Cooper’s novel Burning the Middle Ground and many other books and movies feature events on...
March 27, 2013 - 11:01am
Food. People blogging about food. These are both things. With the release of the new book, ‘The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook’, the founder of the popular food blog of the same name, Deb Perelman, will present tonight at the Louisville Free Public Library’s Main branch at 7pm.
Louis Armstrong was playing in the kitchen last night, sauntering out of some digital contraption I’m embarrassed to own. When I cook, I like to do so alone. For one. For just me. And I prop my little touch screen whatchamacallit on my chopping block and let some...
March 25, 2013 - 11:17am
With his book, ‘Cragbridge Hall: The Inventor’s Secret’, children’s novelist Chad Morris comes to The Summit area Barnes & Noble for a special signing tomorrow, March 26th at 7pm.
I have a rather wonderful picture of Albert Einstein in fuzzy slippers. It’s black and white in the way that old photographs are black and white: gray. And he sits on a porch with his legs casually crossed, with his fingers knitted, with a sweater and corduroys and that excellent...
March 22, 2013 - 1:21pm
Poetry pants? Oh, I think we are indeed going to wear them soon. Suit up this Monday, March 25th, for the 21c Reading Series featuring writers Frank Bill and James Arthur at 7:30pm.
Everything was beautiful and nothing hurt. Here is the picture in my head for this sentence: a human face with the whitest white skin – this is where people use the word “milky” – translucent, fluorescent in brilliance. An incredibly white human face with its...