March 15, 2013 - 10:06am
This makes me so full of the Crazy that I can’t even speak. Wonderful. Join author Andrew Shaffer tomorrow, Saturday, March 16th, at Carmichael’s Bookstore for a special reading and signings of his new book, ‘Literary Rogues: A Scandalous History of Wayward Authors’.
My greatest dreams at 7-years-old: To be a shepherd, to marry David Bowie. I had a small journal with a silver cover that was full of puffy, fluffy padding so that when you squeezed it you could hear the air shifting around inside. Like a mattress topper. Or a sponge. ...
July 29, 2012 - 6:54pm
Most people are not aware of the awesome amount of poetic talent residing in Louisville or the many events where poetry lovers of all styles from hip hop to classical can get together or perform.
Although it may be a little segregated or fragmented, Louisville has a pretty strong spoken word and poetry scene which is surprising to most people. It may be a little more known that we are home to one of the few remaining beat poets Ron Whitehead) or a national touring and ...
November 10, 2011 - 3:10pm
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...
July 29, 2012 - 7:07pm
Art and Activism come together as Makalani Bandele releases Hellfightin', his new collection of poems from Willow Books.
Makalani Bandele will be releasing Hellfightin', his collection of poetry from Willow books at the Frankfort Avenue Carmichael's Bookstore on Thursday, October 27 at 7 p.m. The event is presented by Carmichael's bookstore and Spalding's BFA program and will also be featuring...
July 15, 2011 - 7:15am
David Dominé, the "Bluegrass Peasant," is the author of several travel books and cookbooks including Ghosts of Old Louisville and, most recently, 111 Fabulous Food Finds in Kentucky, which features some of the region's best eateries.
This article appears in the July 2011 issue of LouisvilleMagazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com.