Take part in the Local Writers Workshop on Aug. 19 and check out our collection of resources on the craft and business of writing.
Our 5th annual Great Writers Right Here author fair is December 9, from 1-4 pm. Apply now for an opportunity to connect with readers and other authors at this free event.
Find recommendations for books about Jewish culture and heritage from Debbie Stiel, Rabbi and Librarian at Temple Beth Sholom in Topeka.
Celebrated journalist and Topeka High grad Elizabeth Farnsworth recently made her literary debut with her memoir A Train Through Time.
Music I Once Could Dance To is familiar in imagery and ideas, but stunningly original in voice and perspective. Meet the poet! Roy Beckemeyer is a featured reader at this year’s Open Mic & Poetry Reading on April 26, at 7 pm.
When it comes to poetry, your library has you covered! Read on for recommendations and resources, and join us for two poetry events in April.
As part of the celebration of Black History Month, KTWU provided a sneak peek of Africa’s Great Civilizations on Thursday, February 23, at Washburn University.
Memoirist Louise Krug teaches you how to capture your own story at a special hands-on workshop 6:30 p.m. Mon. Feb. 13.
Dr. Harriet learner has reflected on and studied apologies throughout her 45 years as a practicing therapist. In her new book Why Won’t You Apologize?: Healing Big Betrayals and Everyday Hurts, Lerner uses real life examples and practical advice to help us get them right.
Try these titles before you buy, then make your purchase at the Great Writers Right Here author fair, December 10 from 1-4 p.m.
Melissa Fite Johnson invites readers into a world both familiar and new with poems of family history, coming of age, and married life. Read on for an original interview with the author.
Marian Rakestraw and Diana Marsh think everyone should read The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman.