Imagine a world where all erotica is written by feminists. Their daydreams include equal pay, a gender-balanced Congress, and Tom Hardy arriving at their doorstep to deliver a fresh case of LaCroix every week. Both light-hearted and empowering, New Erotica for Feminists is a sly, satirical take on all the things that turn feminists on. […]
Thurber House is excited to help Opera Columbus and ProMusica Chamber Orchestra celebrate the WORLD PREMIERE of their brand new co-commissioned opera, The Flood, a harrowing story of human connection told through loss and shared tragedy, centered around the devastation of Columbus’ Franklinton neighborhood in the Great Flood of 1913. To kick things off, Thurber […]
Celebrate 20 years of humanity, kindness, humor and sheer joy with the release of the 19th book in The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series, The Colors of All the Cattle, with the author himself, Alexander McCall Smith. Attend a presentation, followed by audience Q&A, book sale and book signing.
Best-selling author and journalist Wil Haygood to speak at Columbus State September 21st Award-winning author and journalist Wil Haygood will speak on the Columbus State Community College campus about his new book “Tigerland 1968-1969: A City Divided, a Nation Torn Apart, and a Magical Season of Healing.” The book, from Penguin Random House, will be […]
Hear about how the Black Lives Matter-inspired novel The Hate U Give — an instant bestseller — speaks to the heart of race, activism and social change in America today from the author herself, Angie Thomas. Discover how to find your activism and turn the political into the personal, inspiring action and speaking truth to […]
Join us for a reading and reception with Cleveland-based novelist Kevin P. Keating, this year’s John E. Nance Writer-in-Residence. Keating will read and discuss his work in a lively and engaging conversation.
Bexley Public Library invites you to join us on April 26 at Capital University’s Mees Hall to hear Pulitzer Prize-winning author Elizabeth Strout. In this special evening event, Elizabeth Strout will reflect on her most recent works and her writing process, followed by a Q&A. Her latest book, “Anything is Possible,” was released in May […]