Author Events and Book Talks Around Louisville

The List is a service of the Louisville Free Public Library, spotlighting author events for our partner organizations. For more information please email us. Events are free unless otherwise noted.


   

SEPTEMBER 2015


 

Tuesday, September 1, 7:00 p.m.: Local writer Emily Bingham will read and sign her latest book, Irrepressible: The Jazz Age Life of Henrietta Bingham, at the Main Library, 301 York Street. This is a free event, but tickets are required; click here to order.


 

Thursday, September 3, 7:00 p.m.: Author Sue Grafton will read and sign her newest novel, X, at Carmichael’s Bookstore, 2720 Frankfort Ave. This is a ticketed event. Learn more online or by calling (502) 896-6950.


   

OCTOBER 2015


 

Saturday, October 3, 4:00 p.m.: Poets Nickole Brown and Jessica Jacobs will read from and sign their latest collections, Fanny Says and Pelvis with Distance, at Carmichael’s Bookstore, 2720 Frankfort Ave. Learn more online or by calling (502) 896-6950.


 

Sunday, October 11, 2:00 p.m.: Juliette Wells will read from and sign the 200th anniversary edition of Jane Austen’s Emma, which she wrote the introduction to, at Carmichael’s Bookstore, 2720 Frankfort Ave. Learn more online or by calling (502) 896-6950.


 

Thursday, October 15, 7:00 p.m.: Susan Reigler and Michael Veach, authors of The Bourbon Tasting Notebook, will read from and sign their book at Carmichael’s Bookstore, 2720 Frankfort Ave. Learn more online or by calling (502) 896-6950.


 

Thursday, October 22, 7:00 p.m.: Joby Warrick will read and sign his latest book, Black Flags: The Rise of ISIS, at the Main Library, 301 York Street. This is a free event, but tickets are required; click here to order.


 

Sunday, October 25, 7:00 p.m.: David Sedaris, whose latest book Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls has just been released in paperback, will give a talk at the Kentucky Center, 501 West Main Street. Buy tickets here.


   

NOVEMBER 2015


 

Thursday, November 5, 7:00 p.m.: Craig Johnson will discuss his latest book, Wait for Signs, at the Main Library, 301 York Street. This is a free event, but tickets are required; Tickets will be available here starting October 1 at 9 a.m.


 

Friday, November 13, 7:00 p.m.: Dean Robertson, author of Looking for Lydia; Looking for God, will read from and sign her book at Carmichael’s Bookstore, 2720 Frankfort Ave. Learn more online or by calling (502) 896-6950.


 

Thursday, November 19, 7:00 p.m.: Betty Boyd Caroli will read and sign her latest book, Lady Bird and Lyndon, at the Main Library, 301 York Street. This is a free event, but tickets are required. Tickets will be available here starting October 1 at 9 a.m.


 

 

For information about author appearances throughout Kentucky, visit the Kentucky Literary Newsletter.



 

Last Updated: 8/31/15