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  1. GenCon tickets? Really? The Indiana Authors Award silent auction is on!


    October 4, 2015 by Reader's Connection

    Next Saturday, October 10th, the Indy Author Fair will be held at Central Library, beginning at 10:00 a.m.; and that evening, at 6:30, the doors will open for the Indiana…

  2. Interested in wrestling with the infinite? You can contribute poetry (and do other things) via Spirit & Place.


    September 22, 2015 by Reader's Connection

    In an earlier blog post about this year’s Spirit & Place Festival, I said that Rodger Kamenetz, author of The History of Last Night’s Dream: Discovering the Hidden Path to…

  3. Butler Visiting Authors, Fall 2015


    September 9, 2015 by Reader's Connection

    Joyce Carol Oates, Nicky Finney, Gerald Stern, Laila Lalami, Denis Johnson, Dean Young. I was going to list all the National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize wins and nominations garnered…

  4. Writing about your life, and having a writing life.


    August 19, 2015 by Reader's Connection

    Through September and October, the library will host two different programs about writing. There will be several sessions, at different branches, of a program called “Writing Your Life.” And there…

  5. 9 new libraries in Indianapolis, all of them quite unusual. Here’s an interview about them, and an invitation to the grand opening.


    August 14, 2015 by Reader's Connection

        There’s a new library going up at the Mary Rigg Neighborhood Center. It’s going to look like this.               The one at…