Literary Arts

The Mercantile Library

The Mercantile Library

The Black Agenda Cincinnati

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Books by the Banks | Duke Energy Center.

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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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Christ Church Cathedral | 318 E. Fourth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-621-1817. 

  • March 7-9 p.m. “The Adventure of Civility,” presented by Peabody Award-winning broadcaster and New York Times best-selling author Krista Tippett

Cincinnati Museum Center | 1301 Western Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45203. 513-287-7000

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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

Dos Madres Press | Arnold’s Bar & Grill, downtown. 

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Holocaust and Humanity Center | 8401 Montgomery Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45236. 513-487-3055

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Jewish Family Service of Cincinnati | 8487 Ridge Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45236 

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

  • March 19, 7 p.m. “Bygone Badass Broads: 52 Forgotten Women Who Changed the World,” author Mackenzi Lee

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

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Memorial Hall | Over-the-Rhine

  • March 17, 7 p.m. An Evening with Buddy Wakefield, performance poet

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

  • Feb. 20, 6 p.m. Music Hall’s restoration projects: Society for the Preservation of Music Hall
  • Feb. 22, 5:30 p.m. “The Last Days of Stalin,” author Joshua Rubenstein
  • March 2, 6 p.m. “Universal Harvester,” author John Darnielle (co-hosted by Joseph-Beth Booksellers)
  • March 6, 6 p.m. “Pachinko,” author Min Jin Lee (co-hosted by Joseph-Beth Booksellers)
  • March 7, 12 p.m. First Wednesday Book Discussion “His Bloody Project: Documents Relating to the Case of Roderick Macrae,” by Graeme MaCrae Burnet. Discussion led by Linda Law
  • March 14, 6 p.m. “Words and Music: Steve Earle”
  • March 15, 6 p.m. “The Breaking of a Wave,” by Fabio Genovesi. Discussion led by Tony Covatta
  • March 23, 12 p.m. “Sing, Unburied, Sing,” by Jesmyn Ward. Discussion led by Hillary Copsey
  • April 19, 6 p.m. “The 1835 Lecture,” led by Susan Orlean
  • May 10, 6 p.m. “Hearth & Home,” led by Melissa Clark
  • June 13, 6 p.m. “Harriet Beecher Stowe Freedom Writer Award and Lecture,” with Colson Whitehead
  • July 11, 6 p.m. “Science and Technology Lecture,” led by Liza Mundy
  • Aug. 23, 6 p.m. “2035 Lecture,” led by Jerald Cooper
  • Sept. 13, 6 p.m. “Pyle Urban Lecture,” led by Luc Sante
  • Oct. 17, 6 p.m. “The Modern Novel Lecture,” led by Jennifer Egan

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

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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 

  • Monday’s thru May 7, noon. Spring 2018 Writer’s Table with Dick Hague
  • Feb. 22, 6-7 p.m. Charity Rust-Jordan, student/visual arts: “Art as Rx”
  • March 15, 6-7:30 p.m. Andrea Watkins, associate professor of history: “The Civil War Experience of Kentucky Women”
  • April 23, 6-7 p.m. William Bunch, student/technical theater and design: “Threading the Oceans”

Urban Appalachian Literary Salon Series | 329 Ludlow Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220

  • March 1, 7-9 p.m. Being Out in Appalachia. Three LBGTQ Appalachian writers

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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