Announcing our Fall 2016 Season!

Announcing our Fall 2016 Season!

We are pleased to announce these author guests in our upcoming 2016-17 season at The Kentucky Center:             Sebastian Junger, author of Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging Interviewed by TIME Magazine’s Joe Klein Wednesday, September 21,…

Remembering writer and Nobel laureate Elie Wiesel with this 2000 conversation

Remembering writer and Nobel laureate Elie Wiesel with this 2000 conversation

 

Past Forum Guests in the News

Past Forum Guests in the News

  James Gleick’s review of ‘The Gene,’ by Siddhartha Mukherjee in the New York Times Book Review. http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/15/books/review/the-gene-by-siddhartha-mukherjee.html Mukherjee was Forum guest in 2011- when ‘The Emperor of All Maladies’ was published.     “The Garrison Keillor You Never Knew”…

Kentucky Author Forum Guest James Fallows on Kentucky's FirstBuild

Kentucky Author Forum Guest James Fallows on Kentucky’s FirstBuild

While in town to interview E.J. Dionne, James Fallows visited GE’s FirstBuild for a story in The Atlantic.   What was the big idea here? From GE’s point of view, it started with an effort to reduce the “mind-to-market” cycle…

Amazing 2015-2016 Seasons Ends with Special Performance Piece

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…

Special offer for Louisville Public Media

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…

Ann Patchett on Diane Rehm and Photos from the event

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)

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.

Pictures: E.J. Dionne and James Fallows

Pictures: E.J. Dionne and James Fallows

Stephen George's Interview with E.J. Dionne

Stephen George’s Interview with E.J. Dionne

Stephen George’s Interview with E.J. Dionne