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During the spring and fall terms, the WKU Libraries organize and co-organize with and without sponsors a number of literary and community events such as Far Away Places and Kentucky Live! talk series, Southern Kentucky Book Fest and its affiliated programs like the Kentucky Writers Conference, as well as events that happen in the Helm Library and its Java City. Many of the events have been recorded and podcast so that everyone can revisit the events even if they missed the actual ones. You are welcome to sync to our podcast audios and listen to them on the go.

Use the links from the menu on the left to go to the diverse podcast we provide here.

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Allen Dossey, proprietor of the Purple Toad Winery and Vineyard, Paducah, KYKY Live!: Purple Toad Winery and Vineyard New

Allen Dossey, the proprietor of the Purple Toad Winery and Vineyard at Paducah, KY, talked about his business at Barnes and Noble on the evening of September 11, 2014. The talk was concluded with wine tasting.

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Sean KinderUna Merkel: Actress with Saucy Wit and Southern Charm

Sean Kinder, Associate Professor and Humanities Librarian from the Department of Library Public Services of WKU, gave a presentation on his to-be-published book Una Merkel: Actress with Saucy Wit and Southern Charm to his colleagues in Helm 100 on the morning of April 29, 2014.

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Karen PetroneThe Great War in Russian Memory

Russian historian Karen Petrone, Professor and Chair of the History Department at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, gave a talk on The Great War in Russian Memory on the evening of April 17, 2014 at Barnes and Noble.

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Katherine PennavariaPassport for Discovery

Loup Langton, Director of the School of Journalism and Broadcasting at WKU talked about the lessons he has learned through his travels on the evening of March 27, 2014 at Barnes & Noble.

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Gloria Nixon-JohnKY Live! The Killing Jar: Based on a True Story

Dr. Gloria Nixon-John told a compelling story of a 15-year-old who served 9 years on Death Row in Eddyville, Kentucky on March 20, 2014 at Barnes & Noble.

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Haiwang YuanAn Adventure onto the Roof of the World

WKU Libraries' professor and web coordinator Haiwang Yuan received a RCAP grant and a sabbatical to write his Tibetan Folktales book. On Tuesday, February 25, 2014, he shared his adventurous research trip with his library colleagues, students, and friends in Helm 100.

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