November 7, 2011 - 7:00am
'The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness' at UofL
Civil rights lawyer, professor and author Michelle Alexander will talk about what she describes as the “mass incarceration” of African Americans this coming Thursday, November 10 at the University of Louisville.
November 4, 2011 - 11:39am
Against a backdrop of 21c's Cuba Now exhibit, Sarabande Books and 21c present a Celebration of Cuban Poetry with featured readings by Marta Miranda and Jeremy Dae Paden this Monday, November 7th at 7pm
What is your identity? For many of us this is a loaded – and perhaps very sensitive – question. Humans construct their individual senses of Self from a myriad of different places and experiences. We all have very unique feelings about the structure and meaning of a...
November 4, 2011 - 10:13am
Wanna be the "Boss" of your kitchen? "Cake Boss" star, Buddy Valastro, will be on hand tomorrow, November 5th, at Carmichael's Bookstore promoting his newest book, Baking with the Cake Boss.
Do you have a sweet tooth? Or perhaps, like so many of us who are confection obsessed, a whole set of sweet teeth are keenly awaiting the next scrumptious morsel. As the Holiday season looms its snowy head, the wild call of the Tasty Treat resonates in our eager bellies; now would be a good...
November 5, 2011 - 7:33am
This latest release in the popular 33 1/3 Series, explores the best-selling gospel album of all time. Visit with author, Aaron Cohen, at Carmichael's tomorrow, November 4th, at 7pm.
It is doubtful that anyone would contest the authenticity of Aretha’s title as the Queen of Soul. Her ascension to the throne of musical royalty was paved smooth by the powerful reverberations of her rich voice. Most human beings have paid proper homage to the Queen’s crown...
November 1, 2011 - 2:09pm
Wear your Star of David with delight as Louisville's Jewish Community Center presents readings from prominent writers Lisa Baron, Jane Portnoy, Melissa Faye Greene and Myla Goldberg.
One of my favorite phrases (okay, maybe its reached “catchphrase” status) remains “books are culture.” A simple sentence. Three words, one subject with an accompanying verb and descriptive noun; by definition it is a metaphor. Yet, its weight as a...