TribLIVE

| News

 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh to host author appearances

Email Newsletters

Click here to sign up for one of our email newsletters.

Daily Photo Galleries

By Rege Behe
Friday, April 1, 2011
 

The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh and Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures are collaborating on a new series, Writers LIVE. Starting April 21, the library's main branch in Oakland will host author appearances on selected weeknights.

The first three confirmed events:

April 21: Matthew Galloway, author of the "The Metropolis Case," a debut novel with an operatic theme that takes place in Paris and Manhattan from 1860 to the present day. Galloway is a Pittsburgh native.

May 10: Nathaniel Philbrick, author of "The Last Stand," a treatise on the Battle of Little Bighorn. Philbrick, a graduate of Allderdice High School, is the author of the National Book Award-winning "In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex," and "Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community and War."

Oct. 6: Shannon Cain, winner of the Drue Heinz Literature Prize for "The Necessity of Certain Behaviors."

All events start at 6 p.m. and are free and open to the public. Registration is encouraged.

Details: 412-622-8866, www.carnegielibrary.org or www.pittsburghlectures.org .

Additional Information:

Get the book

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.

 

 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read News