Tag Archives: Lit

Take to the Black Kite stage again

After a long layoff, forced by the quarantine orders, Black Kite Coffee on Collingwood recently restarted an Open Mic Night. Held on a bi-weekly basis on Tuesdays at 5:30pm, the Black Kite’s Open Mic welcomes artists of all stripes, from musicians to poets and more. Spearheaded by UT alumnus and Toledo native Samuel Rudd, the

13 Great Books by Glass City Authors

So we all have some time on our hands nowadays. What to do? Watch a movie, play a game, take your 40th nap of the day, or maybe read a book? Yeah, a book sounds good. But what?  How about sampling a bit of Toledo’s own rich literary history?  There are some fascinating books and

Join Sylvania Franciscan Village for Dinner and a Yousef Bashir book

Join the Sylvania Franciscan Village for this month’s Dinner and a Book event, featuring a discussion of Yousef Bashir’s memoir The Words of My Father: Love and Pain in Palestine. The book tells of Bashir’s experiences as a child in Gaza, as his father steadfastly believed in peaceful coexistence with Israel, even as Israeli soldiers

CANCELED: Linda Sarsour Joins Toledo Library’s Authors! Event

UPDATE: Due to coronavirus concerns, this event has been canceled. The Toledo Library’s Authors! series continues with an appearance by Linda Sarsour to discuss her new memoir, We Are Not Here to Be Bystanders. One of the organizers of the Women’s March and a powerful and influential voice in the feminist community, Sarsour will talk