National Jukebox (Library of Congress)
During the spring and fall terms, the WKU Libraries organize and co-organize with and without sponsors a number of literary and community events such as Far Away Places and Kentucky Live! talk series, Southern Kentucky Book Fest and its affiliated programs like the Kentucky Writers Conference, as well as events that happen in the Helm Library and its Java City. Many of the events have been recorded and podcast so that everyone can revisit the events even if they missed the actual ones. You are welcome to sync to our podcast audios and listen to them on the go.
Use the links from the menu on the left to go to the diverse podcast we provide here.
Lisa Miller, Instructor from the Department of Library Public Services of WKU, gave a presentation on her frequent trips to Ireland in Helm 100 on the morning of October 28, 2014. Her research interest has led her to many a sight with statues of literary figures of the nation.
WKU Libraries hosted its second Far Away Places event on October 23 at Barnes and Noble titled "Two Scottish Duchesses in the Age of Men" featuring Dr. Kathy Callahan, Head of the Department of History at Murray State University.
Cynthia Elder, local historian, photographer and editor, talked about St. Jerome Catholic Church and the Fancy Farm Picnic at Barnes & Noble on the evening of October 9, 2014.
Note: documents in Portable Document Format (PDF) require Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 or higher to view,
download Adobe Acrobat Reader.
Note: documents in Excel format (XLS) require Microsoft Viewer,
Note: documents in Word format (DOC) require Microsoft Viewer,
Note: documents in Powerpoint format (PPT) require Microsoft Viewer,
Note: documents in Quicktime Movie format [MOV] require Apple Quicktime,