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Columbus Makes Art Presents Marcus Jackson and the Comfort of Poetry During These Times

David Weaver David Weaver Columbus Makes Art Presents Marcus Jackson and the Comfort of Poetry During These Times

April is National Poetry Month, and Ohioana Library Executive Director David Weaver talks to acclaimed poet Marcus Jackson. Born and raised in Toledo, Jackson earned degrees from the University of Toledo and New York University and was also a Cave Canem fellow. His poems have appeared in many publications, including The New Yorker and the […]

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Columbus Makes Art Presents: Anietra Hamper on Transitioning from Anchor to Travel Writer

David Weaver David Weaver Columbus Makes Art Presents: Anietra Hamper on Transitioning from Anchor to Travel Writer

After spending nearly 20 years working in television as a top-rated news anchor and Emmy-nominated reporter, Anietra Hamper switched gears – becoming an entrepreneur, travel writer, photographer and the author of two best-selling books: 2018’s Secret Columbus, and now 100 Things to Do in Columbus Before You Die. Ohioana Library Executive Director David Weaver recently […]

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Columbus Makes Art Presents Lucy A. Snyder on Writing Horror, Science Fiction, Poetry and More

David Weaver David Weaver Columbus Makes Art Presents Lucy A. Snyder on Writing Horror, Science Fiction, Poetry and More

Lucy A. Snyder has written ten novels and hundreds of published short stories, articles and poems. The five-time Bram Stoker Award winner will be appearing at the 11th annual Ohioana Book Festival on Saturday, April 8, at the Sheraton Columbus at Capitol Square. David Weaver: What inspired you to become a writer? Was there a […]

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The Urban Living Tour returns (with strict safety guidelines) on Aug 30!

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