Unpuzzling Poe: Keynote Address with Chris Semtner
The Library will present the "Unpuzzling Poe" Keynote Address featuring Chris Semtner as part of its celebration of Edgar Allan Poe on Monday, September 21st at 6:30 pm in the Community Room at the Library. Semtner, curator of the Poe Museum in Richmond, Virginia, will be lecturing on the life and literary influences of Edgar Allan Poe. This is a free, ticketed event, limited to 100 people. Tickets are available at the Library.
More information about the Poe Museum can be found at www.poemuseum.org.
Danville-Boyle County is one of 75 communities nationwide participating in The Big Read from September 2015-June 2016. A program of the National Endowment for the Arts, The Big Read broadens our understanding of our world, our communities, and ourselves through the joy of sharing a good book. Managed by Arts Midwest, this initiative offers grants to support innovative community reading programs designed around a single book. The Big Read in Danville-Boyle County is presented in partnership with: the Arts Commission of Danville/Boyle County; Boyle County Schools; Chateau du Vieux Corbeau Winery; the Community Arts Center; Citizens Concerned for Human Relations; Danville Schools; Elmwood Inn Fine Teas; Friends of the Library; Forkland Community Center; The Hub; Hustonville Haunted House; Jane Barleycorn’s; Kentucky School for the Deaf; Main Street Perryville; Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill; Warrenwood Manor; and West T. Hill Community Theater.