Literary Arts Section

  • Crime author ferrets out her plots

    Local crime fiction author Cyndi Pauwels recently released her first fiction book, ‘Forty & Out,’ through Deadly Writes Publishing. Pauwels will read and sign books at Epic Book Shop at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 10, and present at the Yellow Springs Community Library at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 14, to kick off National Novel Writing Month. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    While Cynthia Pauuwel’s new crime mystery “Forty & Out” is based around a morbid concept, it’s really the story of the female detective out to find the killer while balancing police politics, a clingy almost-ex-husband and a family rift.

  • Tecumseh Land Trust’s language of the land

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    The Tecumseh Land Trust and WYSO–FM essay contest “Home on Earth: Living on the Land” will award winners for personal nonfiction essays on what home and land mean to them.

  • Adoff to read at Antioch College’s Local Writers Series

    Nationally celebrated poet and children's author Arnold Adoff will be reading from his latest award-winning collection, Roots and Blues: A Celebration, at Antioch College's Local Writers Series on September 11.

    Nationally celebrated poet and children’s author Arnold Adoff will be reading at Antioch College’s Local Writers Series on September 11, 2014 at Antioch’s Coretta Scott King Center at 7 p.m.

  • Donahoe to read at King Center

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    Rick Donahoe will read from a prize-winning memoir this Wednesday, June 11, at 7 p.m. at the Coretta Scott King Center on the Antioch College campus.

  • Yellow Springs author Deanna Newsom to read at Antioch College

    Yellow Springs author Deanna Newsom will read from her novel on Wednesday, March 12 at Antioch College as part of the Local Writer Series.

    In the second installment of its Local Writer Series, Antioch College will present Deanna Newsom on Wednesday, March 12, 7 p.m., in the Coretta Scott King Center on the college campus.

  • Midwest memoir reading— Eileen Cronin writes about being able

    Author Eileen Cronin will read from her recently published memoir “Mermaid: A Memoir of Resilience” at Antioch University Midwest on Thursday, March 6, at 6:30 p.m. The event is free and will include a discussion and a book signing with the author, who is the sister of Midwest faculty member Joe Cronin. (Submitted photo)

    Growing up, Eileen Cronin loved sports and writing and had the determination to pursue both. Though others would see it differently, these elements had greater influence on her identity than the fact that she was born without fully developed legs.

  • Writers, poets and artists give voice to their high school lives

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    YSHS has brought back its school news and literary magazine.

  • A public reading of Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring

    A public reading of Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring will be held Saturday, June 22, 8 a.m.–noon at the Farmers Market.

  • Wilberforce to host literary festival

    Yellow Springs resident Yvonne Seon will be part of a literary event at Wilberforce this weekend.

    Wilberforce University will host a literary fest for authors and publishers all day Thursday.

  • Glen both source, subject for poets

    Glen Helen will be celebrated through poetry this Friday, Dec. 14, at 7 p.m. at the Vernet Ecological Center, formerly the Glen Helen Building. Shown above are organizers Ed Davis, left, and Krista Magaw of Tecumseh Land Trust, with Jack Whitacre, who will all read poetry, along with other local and regional writers. The event is sponsored by TLT and the Glen. (Photo by Diane Chiddister(

    This Friday, Dec. 14, the Yellow Springs community is invited to celebrate the Glen at “In the Spirit of the Glen: A night of nature-inspired poetry.” Eighteen poets will share their original nature-inspired work, and an open mic will also be available.

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