An Evening with Kentucky Poet Laureate Silas House at Frazier History Museum

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Thursday, May 30, 2024 - 6:00pm
829 West Main Street
Louisville, KY 40202

Enjoy an evening at the Frazier History Museum with author and Kentucky poet Laureate Silas House.

Tickets Available at: https://www.fraziermuseum.org/calendar/silas-house

Program Details:

Book Signing Afterwards (Carmichael’s on site to sell his books)

Light Hors D’oeuvres and Cash Bar

Doors Open: 5:30 p.m.

Program: 6–7:30 p.m. (Book signing afterwards – 7:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m.)

General Admission: $30 • $25 (Contributor-Level Members & Up)

 

About the author:

Silas House is the New York Times bestselling author of seven novels, one book of creative nonfiction, and three plays. His writing has appeared in The Washington PostThe AtlanticTime, the New York Times, the AdvocateGarden & Gun, and other publications. A former commentator for NPR’s All Things Considered, House is the winner of two Nautilus Awards, the Storylines Prize from the NAV/New York Public Library, an E. B. White Award, and the Southern Book Prize. He has been appointed as the poet laureate of Kentucky for the years 2023-2025. 

Lark Ascending By Silas House Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781643753935
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Published: Algonquin Books - August 22nd, 2023

Winner of the Southern Book Prize ​for Fiction * Winner of a Nautilus Award (Gold)​

A timely, powerful story of survival set in the not-too-distant future that Margaret Renkl (Late Migrations) calls “a beautiful book...shot through with such tenderness and humanity, such love and courage and beauty and hope, that it feels almost like a prayer.&rdq


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Enjoy an evening at the Frazier History Museum with author and Kentucky poet Laureate Silas House. Tickets Available at: https://www.fraziermuseum.org