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The Craig Buthod Author Series welcomes Hemingway scholar Mark Cirino

Main Library, Wednesday, August 31, 7:00 PM

Join author Mark Cirino for a discussion of his latest book, Hidden Hemingway: Inside the Ernest Hemingway Archives of Oak Park. Thoroughly researched, and illustrated with more than 300 color images, Hidden Hemingway includes never-before-published photos, letters, bullfighting memorabilia, and adolescent diaries of one of America's most famous and celebrated authors.

This program is free, but tickets are required - click here to order.


Dr. George Weiblen discusses The Cannabis Conundrum

The Cannabis Conundrum with Dr. George Weiblen

Main Library, Thursday, August 4, 7:00 PM

Cannabis has been cultivated for thousands of years for durable fibers, nutritious seeds, and psychoactive drugs. Most Cannabis research in the U.S. focuses on the effect of the drug on the human body, but there is much more to Cannabis than the drug. Join Dr. George Weiblen - scientific director of the Bell Museum of Natural History and Planetarium at the University of Minnesota - for a fascinating discussion about the genetics and politics of America’s most controversial plant.

This Fast Class is free and open to the public, but tickets are required - click here to order.

Part of the Sigma Xi 2016-2017 Distinguished Lecturer series sponsored by the Louisville Chapter of Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society

   
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The Craig Buthod Author Series - named in honor of former library director Craig Buthod - is an endowed library program that brings award-winning and New York Times bestselling authors to Louisville. Previously called Authors at the Library, the series was endowed in 2015 by donors to the Library Foundation.  To make a gift to the Craig Buthod Author Series endowment, click here.

Last Updated: 6/28/16