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Jeff Shaara Brings Famous Faces, New Stories on Thurber House Visit

Tyler Clementi Tyler Clementi Jeff Shaara Brings Famous Faces, New Stories on Thurber House Visit

“I enjoy telling a story you haven’t heard,” says Jeff Shaara. The historical fiction author will be at Columbus’s Thurber House on June 3 for an Evenings With Authors session, where he’ll read from his new book and answer readers’ questions. Shaara enjoys telling those unfamiliar stories with familiar faces. His newest release, The Fateful […]

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How to Turn History into Empathy with Jennifer Chiaverini

Tyler Clementi Tyler Clementi How to Turn History into Empathy with Jennifer Chiaverini

Want to create empathy for people who lived more than one hundred years ago? Learn from Jennifer Chiaverini, a New York Times bestselling author who visits the Book Loft on March 9 for a reading and book signing event. Chiaverini is bringing her newest book, Mrs. Grant and Madame Jule, with her. The historical fiction […]

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Ellis Paul: Crowdsourcing and Songwriting

Tyler Clementi Tyler Clementi Ellis Paul: Crowdsourcing and Songwriting

How do you convince hundreds of people to contribute hundreds of thousands of dollars to fund your permanent vacation? Ellis Paul, in town on March 6 for a performance with Six String Concerts, knows. The folk singer/songwriter from Maine has been able to crowdfund his last two albums. His most recent release, Chasing Beauty, was […]

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How Led Zeppelin led to Bluegrass for Irene Kelley

Tyler Clementi Tyler Clementi How Led Zeppelin led to Bluegrass for Irene Kelley

Irene Kelley’s journey from Pennsylvania to her February 13 performance with Six String Concerts took longer than you might think. The Pennsylvania-born bluegrass singer-songwriter has adventured through many changes in her personal life and professional career, before her latest album, Pennsylvania Coal, took her “back to her roots” and into Columbus. Kelley wasn’t always a […]

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From Standup to Punch up: Erin Foley on Writing

Tyler Clementi Tyler Clementi From Standup to Punch up: Erin Foley on Writing

What is it like to make the transition from writing and delivering stand-up jokes to punching up sitcom scripts for a friend’s upcoming NBC sitcom? “It’s sort of like this new form of stress that you have to get through,” says comedian Erin Foley, who is bringing her talents to Columbus’s Woodlands Tavern on January […]

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