Readings are held in the Jane Pope Geske Heritage Room of Nebraska Authors. Programs begin at 2:00 p.m. Call (402) 441-8516 for information.
Sunday, March 31, 2019:
Nebraska Authors Sarah Dale and Ellie Piersol, a mother-daughter duo, will discuss their writing styles and writing process. Sarah is a versatile author with published works in fantasy, magical realism, and horror. Ellie, a creative writing student at UNO, is the author of the Mysterium Excelsum series.
Joel Green discussed his book, Robber’s Cave: Truths, Legends, Recollections in this Ames Reading Series presentation on October 21, 2018.
The launch of NebraskaAuthors.org was celebrated with a special John H. Ames Reading Series event at Bennett Martin Public Library on Sunday, April 22, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. The event included a demonstration of the features of NebraskaAuthors.org as well as live readings by a panel of contemporary Nebraska Authors moderated by Charlene Neely and Gerry Cox, editors of “Guide to More Nebraska Authors.”
All Ames Reading Series programs are taped for later broadcast on LNKTV City. The broadcast schedule is available here, and recent programs can be viewed here. Many of these programs are also available for checkout on DVD.
The Jane Pope Geske Heritage Room of Nebraska Authors
Bennett Martin Public Library
136 South 14th Street
Lincoln, NE 68508-1899
Tuesday – Friday: 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Sunday: 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
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We would enjoy discussing any possible donations of works by Nebraska authors or author memorabilia with you. We provide a Certificate of Gift for those who cannot visit in person.