6/27/2019 5:30pm: Hartford Circus Fire Reception with Stewart O’Nan @ Hartford Public Library


Hartford Circus Fire Reception with Stewart O’Nan

Meet Stewart O’Nan, the author of The Circus Fire: A True Story of an American Tragedy, at the Hartford Circus Fire Remembrance Reception to benefit the libraryLimited number of tickets available. Light refreshments will be served.

Event Details:
Remembrance Reception
Thursday, June 27, 2019
5:30-6:30 PM
Hartford History Center
(3rd Floor, Downtown Library)

Public program, 7:00-8:00 PM,
in the Center for Contemporary Culture

Join us for a conversation about the Hartford Circus Fire with author Stewart O’Nan, HPL CEO Bridget Quinn-Carey, and survivor Nancy R. Savin following the reception. This event will be held from 7-8 pm in the Center for Contemporary Culture and is free and open to the public.


The Circus Fire book will be available for sale and signing following the public event.

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Reminder – 4/26/2018 8pm @ WQED – Nebby: People Who Write Books Around Here

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Tune in tomorrow night for Nebby #3!

4/26/2018 8pm @ WQED – Nebby: People Who Write Books Around Here

Read more about the upcoming show below.

Rick Sebak gets nebby with local writers in new WQED-TV documentary

The third program in Rick Sebak’s NEBBY series for WQED-TV celebrates the work of Pittsburgh-area writers, ranging from Willa Cather to a group of contemporary novelists, a memoirist and a poet.

“People Who’ve Written Books Around Here” premieres 8 p.m. April 26 and will rebroadcast at 7:30 p.m. April 29.

The half-hour program gives a glimpse into the working habits of some local wordsmiths Stewart O’Nan, Tom Sweterlitsch, Cameron Barnett, Lori Jakiela, Dave Newman and Osama Alomar.

Nebby #3

Show #3 in Rick Sebak’s “Nebby” series turns the page on Pittsburgh area authors of all kinds. Celebrate the written words of Tom Sweterlitsch, Stewart O’Nan, Lori Jakiela, Dave Newman, Osama Alomar and more! For everyone who’s at all “Nebby” about books, reading and of course… Pittsburgh!

One City One Book @ Vienna, Austria: Last Night at the Lobster

The city of Vienna, Austria, is reading Last Night at the Lobster!

The events are as follows:

OPENING AT THE BUCH WIEN / MESSE WIEN
November 9, 12:00 – 13:30
Messe Wien, foyer of hall D

CONVERSATION WITH WOLFGANG POPP
November 9, 14:00 – 14:30
Messe Wien

GALA EVENING IN THE VIENNA CITY HALL
November 9, 19:00 – 22:00
Rathaus Vienna

DISCUSSION WITH STUDENTS
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DISCUSSION WITH THE AUTHOR
November 10, 19:30
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[One City, One Book: Vienna]

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