Amazing 2015-2016 Seasons Ends with Special Performance Piece

  After an intense and shocking interview where Joe Nocera and Buzz Bissinger discussed the treatment of athletes in the NCAA, Brandon Harrison and Lance Newman stood during the Q&A to deliver their piece "E.S.P.N." It was a moving…

Special offer for Louisville Public Media

Louisville Public Media's spring membership drive is on-air right now, and  for one day only (April 13) you could win a ticket package to each of the next three Kentucky Author Forums. You’ll enjoy the interview in the Bomhard Theater and…

Ann Patchett on Diane Rehm and Photos from the event

Ann spoke of her interview with Diane Rehm on her website. Embed from Getty Images

Pat Conroy (1945-2016)

The Kentucky Author Forum joins readers all over the world mourning the loss of Pat Conroy. You can watch his episode of Great Conversations with Maureen Corrigan from October 2013 here.

Stephen George's Interview with E.J. Dionne

Stephen George's Interview with E.J. Dionne

Photos: John Irving and Sam Tanenhaus

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E. L. Doctorow, Author Forum guest in 2001

E. L. Doctorow, author of Ragtime and numerous other much-loved novels, passed away on July 21, 2015. Kentucky Author Forum had the pleasure of  Mr. Doctorow's conversation at The Kentucky Center in February, 2001. That Forum interview can…

Gloria Steinem, interviewer for Jessye Norman at 2014 Author Forum tells 2015 ALA 'Librarians Saved My Life'

At a standing-room only auditorium event at the 2015 ALA Annual Conference, feminist pioneer, writer, and activist Gloria Steinem talked about how her nomadic childhood echoed throughout her life, and read from her upcoming book My Life on the…

Amazon.com Announces the Most Well-Read Cities in America

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 2, 2015-- (NASDAQ: AMZN)—Amazon.com today announced its fifth annual list of the Most Well-Read Cities in America – just in time for summer reading season. The ranking was determined by compiling sales data…

Great Conversations: David Boies and Jeffrey Toobin

If you missed our March 24th event with David Boies and Jeffrey Toobin, KET will be airing it April 20th. David Boies and Jeffrey Toobin 56:40 | #1704 | First Airs: April 20, 2015 Episode Description: Acclaimed Attorney David Boies, current…

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