Community Conversations: Books of the Dayton Literary Peace Prize

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Main Library
The Eichelberger Forum, 1st Floor

Event Details

Theodore Kissell, former Athletic Director at the University of Dayton, and Sharif Chambliss, Assistant Coach WSU Raiders Basketball, will lead the discussion of Tigerland, by Wil Haygood.

This fall, join area scholars and community readers at the Dayton Metro Library for wide ranging conversations about books written by authors honored by the Dayton Literary Peace Prize. Engaging teachers from area universities will be joined by eminent Daytonians to talk about these works’ impact and artistry, essential themes, and connections to the authors’ other work, and the power of the written word to promote peace. If you’ve already read these authors, or are just thinking about doing so, these conversations will enrich your appreciation and understanding of these authors and their works.

Event Type(s): Book Discussions
Age Group(s): Adults, New Adults, Lifelong Learners
Julie Buchanan
(937) 463-2665