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Owensboro Community and Technical College’s Common Reading program will celebrate its 10-Year Anniversary with a Writing Festival and Book Fair. Free readings on March 19-21 will include notable authors: Silas House (author of A Parchment of Leaves), George Ella Lyon, Bobbie Ann Mason, Davis McCombs, Joe Survant (former Kentucky Poet Laureate), and Frank X Walker (current Kentucky Poet Laureate). All readings are free and open to the public. A writing seminar by Silas House will take place at 10 a.m. on March 21 – ticket required. An evening reception will be held on March 19, with the authors – ticket required. A book fair will be held on March 19-21. Writers’ tables are free, but limited.
Admission to the book fair, featuring these authors and other local and regional writers, is free.