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Impact Invest 2020

  Impact Invest 2020

Housing Joint Venture presents ImpactInvest: The Real Estate Investing Conference In August 2020, our energetic community of high-powered, socially-conscious individuals will descend on Columbus, OH. We are focused on harnessing our power to propel economic, social and political change. ImpactInvest is a source of inspiration and support that connects and empowers us to advocate for […]

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Thurber House Special Event: Senator Sherrod Brown

  Thurber House Special Event: Senator Sherrod Brown

Thurber House is pleased to present U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown in partnership with Gramercy Books. Since his election to the U.S. Senate in 2006, Sherrod Brown has sat on the Senate floor at a desk with a proud history: Desk 88. In his new book, Desk 88, Brown profiles eight Senators who were there before […]

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Thurber House Special Event: Tayari Jones

  Thurber House Special Event: Tayari Jones

Thurber House is pleased to present Tayari Jones, award-winning author of An American Marriage, in partnership with Denison University. An American Marriage was a 2018 selection for Oprah’s Book Club; a 2018 best book of the year selection for NPR, Time, Bustle, O: The Oprah Magazine, and Amazon.com; and winner of the 2019 Women’s Prize […]

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Thurber House Presents Amber Tamblyn

  Thurber House Presents Amber Tamblyn

Amber Tamblyn experienced a crisis of character while trying to break out of her child acting career to become the writer and director she dreamed of being as an adult. After a low period of disillusionment, she entered into an Era of Ignition–a time of self-reflection that follows personal upheaval and leads to a call […]

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Another Intelligent Black Man- Stageplay

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Another Intelligent Black Man- Stageplay

Another Intelligent Black Man is a stage play that tackles many of todays issues. This play takes a real look at topics such as domestic violence, police brutality and drug abuse. Join us as we see the struggles and triumphs of two families helping their teenage children navigate the roads of black culture.

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‘An Octoroon’ presented by Available Light Theatre

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill ‘An Octoroon’ presented by Available Light Theatre

A comedy of unresolved history that dares to ponder the continuing and far-reaching legacy of American slavery. On the subject of race, Branden Jacobs-Jenkins is our country’s most original and illuminating playwright. An Octoroon (the 2014 OBIE Award for Best New American Play) is his unclassifiable adaptation of an 1859 melodrama about illicit interracial love. […]

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Local Game Developers Gathering to Help Solve Global Water Crisis

Walker Evans Walker Evans Local Game Developers Gathering to Help Solve Global Water Crisis

The independent video game development industry is quickly and quietly growing in Columbus, and David All wants to bring that to your attention. “It’s potentially the biggest game development community in the Midwest,” he says. “More than 600 members are in the Central Ohio GameDev Meetup Group, and over 1,200 attended the Ohio Game Developers […]

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