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Kentucky Reads: Hannah Coulter on Facebook Live (Adults)

Starts: October 22, 2020 @ 6:30 pm Ends: October 22, 2020 @ 7:30 pm
This live event will take place on Facebook Live on the Library's Facebook page. Although no registration is required, fill out the registration form below if you wish to receive a reminder email closer to the event

"Hannah Coulter," a novel by Kentucky native Wendell Berry, has been selected as this year’s choice for Kentucky Humanities’ Kentucky Reads program.

The community is encouraged to read "Hannah Coulter" and watch a live virtual discussion of the Kentucky Reads selection led by Erin Chandler on the Woodford County Library’s Facebook page on Thursday, October 22 at 6:30 p.m. The public is encouraged to post their comments and questions during the Facebook Live event.

This event is free of charge and no sign up is required. Please call the Library at (859) 873-5191 to get a copy of the book. The Library’s Facebook page may be reached by searching @WoodfordLibrary or at the following web address: https://www.facebook.com/WoodfordLibrary




The discussion will be led by author and columnist Erin Chandler. Chandler holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Spalding University and both a BA and Masters in Theatre from University of Kentucky. Her celebrated memoir, June Bug Versus Hurricane, was published in 2018. Cinderella Sweeping Up, a collection of essays by Chandler, was released in June 2019. Chandler is also an award-winning film and stage actress. She lives in Versailles, Kentucky and teaches playwriting and screenwriting at the Carnegie Center. She has a weekly column in the Woodford Sun and a second novel in the works.

This program is sponsored by the Woodford County Library, Anderson Public Library, the American Association of University Women (AAUW) Bluegrass Central Branch, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Humanities, as well as cooperation with valued partners.

This program is part of Kentucky Humanities' statewide literacy initiative, Kentucky Reads.  For more information on Kentucky Reads and events taking place throughout the state, visit kyhumanities.org.