August 2012 Issue
Ohioana Library’s new literary tours showcase the places authors draw inspiration from.
American essayist, poet and philosopher Henry David Thoreau understood life was an open book. In fact, he was quoted as saying that a truly good one “teaches me better than to read it. I must soon lay it down, and commence living on its hint. … What I began by reading, I must finish by acting.”
The Ohioana Library Association seconds that conviction this fall: The Columbus-based nonprofit organization — dedicated to preserving books by our state’s writers — is hosting several day trips to sites that have influenced Ohio literature. To read more, click here to subscribe. >>