Literary Arts

The Mercantile Library

The Mercantile Library

The Black Agenda Cincinnati

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Books by the Banks 

  • October 2017

The Booksellers on Fountain Square | 505 Vine St., 1st floor, Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-258-2038

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Catholic Charities Southwestern Ohio | 7162 Reading Rd., Suite 600, Cincinnati, OH 45237. 513-672-3702 

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Chase Public | 1569 Chase Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45223. 513-426-6500

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Clifton Cultural Arts Center | 3711 Clifton Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220. 513-497-2860

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Covington Writers Group | Kenton County Library, 502 Scott Blvd., Covington, KY 41011

  • 1st & 3rd Saturdays, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Twice-monthly workshop

Greater Milford Area Historical Society | 906 Main St., Milford, OH 45150. 513-248-0324

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Joseph-Beth Booksellers | 2692 Madison Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45208. 513-396-8960 

  • May 22, 7 p.m. Book discussion of “Thick as Thieves,” with author Megan Whalen Turner
  • June 3, 6 p.m. Book discussion and signing of “I Found You,” with author Lisa Jewell
  • June 6, 7 p.m. Book discussion of “Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience, and Finding Joy,” with authors Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant (at School for Creative and Performing Arts, 108 W Central Pkwy, Cincinnati, OH 45202)
  • June 7, 7 p.m. Book discussion and signing of “How to Survive a Summer,” with author Nick White
  • June 8, 7 p.m. Book discussion and signing of “The Hidden Icon: The Dread Goddess,” with author Jillian Kuhlmann
  • June 13, 7 p.m. Book discussion of “Doing Time Like a Spy: How the CIA Taught Me to Survive and Thrive in Prison,” with author John Kiriakou
  • June 19, 7 p.m. Book discussion and signing of “101 Things That Piss Me Off,” with author and YouTube star Rachel Ballinger
  • June 29, 7 p.m. Book discussion and signing of “Every Last Lie,” with author Mary Kubica

Mayerson JCC | 8485 Ridge Ave., Amberley. 513-761-7500 

  • June 13, 7 p.m. “A Cross and a Star in the Holy Land: Jews and Christians in Israel,” speaker Hana Bendcowsky regarding challenges and everyday realities both groups face in creating a shared Israeli society

Mercantile Library | 414 Walnut St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-621-0717.

  • June 14, 7 p.m. “Harriet Beecher Stowe Freedom Writer Award,” with Wesley Lowery, Pulitzer-Prize winning journalist and at The Washington Post and author of “They Can’t Kill Us All.” Reception: 6:30 p.m.
  • Aug. 8, 7 p.m. “2035 Lecture,” with Chuck Klosterman, author of “What if We’re Wrong?” Reception: 6:30 p.m.
  • Sept. 14, 7 p.m. “Pyle Urban Lecture,” with R.T. Rybak, President and CEO of The Minneapolis Foundation. Reception: 6:30 p.m.

Monastery Studio | 760 William Howard Taft Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45206

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Northern Kentucky University Scripps Howard Center for Civic Engagement | Louie B. Nunn Dr., Highland Heights, KY 41099 

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Pique | 210 W. Pike St., Covington, KY 41011. 859-322-9553.

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Public Library of Cincinnati | 800 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-369-6900

  • June 20, 7-8 p.m. Book discussion of “The People’s House,” with author David Pepper
  • June 22, 7-8 p.m. Book discussion of “The Sunshine Sisters,” with author Jane Green

Skirball Museum / Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion | 3101 Clifton Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220

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Thomas More College | 333 Thomas More Pkwy., Crestview Hills, KY 41017. 859-341-5800 

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Women Writing for a Change | 6906 Plainfield Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45236. 513-272-1171

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Word of Mouth Cincinnati | MOTR Pub, 1345 Main St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

  • Final Tuesdays. 7 p.m. Monthly poetry readings

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