All posts by Jeff Klima

Orange is the New Black Author Piper Kerman

Orange is the New Black author Piper Kerman is heading to Bowling Green to share some insight and wisdom about the craft of being an unlikely jailbird-turned-author. Go beyond Netflix during this informative opportunity, hosted by the BGSU University Libraries and Leadership Council as part of their “Ordinary People, Extraordinary Stories” series., The evening begins

Authors! Authors! Presents James Carville and Tucker Carlson

Get a jumpstart on election day with a timely event— Authors! Authors! presents James Carville and Tucker Carlson in an Across the Aisle conversation. The lively political discussion will bring rival political analysts, Carlson from the right and Carville from the left, together to discuss their books, careers and, of course, their political leanings. With

Art House Films Series: The Picture of Dorian Grey

Need a little reminder that vanity gone Wilde is a dangerous affair? Art House Films Series: The Picture of Dorian Grey tells of a mysterious man who stays forever young, even as a portrait of him grows old and ugly. Oscar Wilde’s macabre novel, adapted for film by Albert Lewin, features one of Angela Lansbury’s

Shakespeare on Film: Throne of Blood

Double, double, toil and trouble. Part of a larger, ongoing art exhibition, this presentation of Shakespeare on Film: Throne of Blood positions the violent and ghostly drama Macbeth in feudal Japan. As a warrior rises to power amidst a backdrop of sorcery, scheming and murder, supernatural elements drive him to madness. This Akira Kurosawa-directed adaptation

Sell your Soul for J’Mae’s Home Cooking

Toledo is a food city— almost every culture and nationality is represented in restaurant or street vendor form. So it’s easy to understand if you haven’t been to J’mae’s Home Cooking yet. Open since 2013, it’s relatively new— but it has an old soul.  Michelle Tarrant, Jaleo Young and Geside Hunter started J’mae’s as a

5 Ways to Support the Veterans in Your Life

  The Toledo Lucas County Public Library is running a series of workshops for veterans and families of veterans, to help keep the memories and legacy alive. From researching military genealogy to digitizing military photos or records to the use of trauma dogs to help veterans cope, it’s a great assortment of services being provided.