From 2013 through 2017, Writer-in-Residence Dani McClain followed Black Lives Matter organizing closely and wrote about it for several publications. Given the recent nationwide uprisings and efforts to root out structural racism in policing and other institutions, she is reflecting on what she's learned through her reporting in her latest blog post.
As this historically Black neighborhood once again faces drastic change, Library staff are working to preserve the memories of the West End community for years to come through the West End Stories Project, a series of video recordings from community members about their longtime home. Read on to learn more and get involved.
On this episode of "Inside the Writer's Head", our 2019 Writer-in-Residence Jessica Strawser sits down with newly selected 2020 Writer-in-Residence, author and journalist Dani McClain.
Cincinnati has many hometown heroes. But there’s one you may not have heard of before—the USS Cincinnati. Learn more about the exhibit that is a tribute to all of the vessels to bear the Queen City's name along with the experience of a man who served on one of them.
On this episode of "Inside the Writer's Head", our Writer-in-Residence Jessica Strawser sits down with the "Funniest Person in Cincinnati" title holder and comedic story-teller Gabe Kea.
A featured Books by the Banks 2019 author and Cincinnati-native, Jasmine Warga is spilling about everything from YA writing to her experience growing up in the Queen City.
On this episode of the "Inside the Writer's Head" podcast, our Writer-in-Residence, Jessica Strawser sits down with mystery and crime fiction author Kristen Lepionka.
Connecting community members with well-paying, steady jobs is one of the Library’s missions. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite books for job seekers and career advancers.
On this episode of the "Inside the Writer's Head" podcast, our Writer-in-Residence, Jessica Strawser sits down with David Bell, author of the new psychological thriller 'Layover'.
On this episode of the "Inside the Writer's Head" podcast, our Writer-in-Residence, Jessica Strawser sits down with 'Pride, Prejudice, and Other Flavors' author Sonali Dev.
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