Special Events

Carnegie Author Series:

Author Talks

Our series brings engaging national authors to you, free and open to all.

While we hope to be back at Main Library for events by August, in-person events could change to virtual events depending on public health needs.

Lisa Wingate

Thursday, June 24  |  3 p.m.

Hanif Abdurraqib

Sunday, Aug. 29  |  2 p.m.

Wil Haygood

Thursday, October 7  |  7 p.m.

Brit Bennett

Sunday, December 5  |  2 p.m.

Jamie Ford

More than 300 virtual attendees heard from Jamie Ford, New York Times bestselling author of Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet and Love and Other Consolation Prizes.

Imbolo Mbue

We welcomed 375 virtual attendees who enjoyed a candid conversation via live chat with Imbolo Mbue, New York Times bestselling author of Behold the Dreamers and How Beautiful We Were.