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Upcoming Author Visits

Upcoming Author Visits

Milwaukee Public Library is proud to offer a robust series of author visits year-round. There are authors for every age and interest. Check this page for upcoming visits by national and local authors to one of our many library locations. Click on the event date for more information or call Ready Reference at 414-286-3011.







Author Events

January 26, 2019
2:00 PM
Going Through Hell to Get to Heaven at Central

Meet Dr. Scot Hodkiewicz, local author of Going Through Hell…

January 29, 2019
6:30 PM
Cold War Wisconsin with Author Chris Sturdevant at Central

As the Cold War gripped the world with fear of…

February 16, 2019
3:00 PM
Watch Us Rise with Authors Renee Watson and Ellen Hagan at Washington Park

Meet Renée Watson and Ellen Hagen, co-authors of the soon-to-be…

February 18, 2019
6:00 PM
Chef and Author Michael Twitty: A Journey Through African American Cooking Traditions at Mitchell Street

Michael W. Twitty is a food writer, independent scholar, culinary historian,…

March 5, 2019
6:00 PM
From the Emerald Isle to the Cream City: A History of the Irish in Milwaukee with Author Carl Baehr at Central

From the Emerald Isle to the Cream City describes how…

March 18, 2019
6:00 PM
Haunted Milwaukee with Anna Lardinois at Tippecanoe

Join Anna Lardinois, author of Milwaukee Ghosts and Legends and…