Author events at Carmichael’s Bookstore, 2720 Frankfort Ave., Louisville: Feb. 6, 7 p.m. Hannah Drake (Dear White Women. It’s Not You. It’s Me); Feb. 20, 7 p.m. Ed McClanahan (Not Even Immortality Lasts Forever); Feb. 26, 7 p.m. Kimmery Martin (The Antidote for Everything); and Feb. 27, 7 p.m. Rebecca Gibian (The RBG Way: The Secrets of Ruth Bader Ginsberg’s Success). https://www.carmichaelsbookstore.com/
Author events at the Filson Historical Society, 1310 S. 3rd St., Louisville: Feb. 4, 6 p.m. Kevin M. Levin (Searching for Black Confederates: The Civil War’s Most Persistent Myth); Michael J. Larson and John David Smith (Dine and Dialogue—Dear Delia: The Civil War Letters of Captain Henry F. Young, Seventh Wisconsin Infantry). https://filsonhistorical.org/
Feb. 11, 6 p.m. Kentucky Great Writers Series features Jayne Moore Waldrop (Retracing My Steps), Nazera Sadiq Wright (Black Girlhood in the 19th Century), and Katy Yocom (Three Ways to Disappear). Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning, 251 W. Second St., Lexington.
Feb. 17, 6 p.m. Debut novelist Amy Disparte discusses A Star in Each Flag, set in Bowling Green during the Civil War. In conjunction with the Divas Book Discussion Group; all are welcome. Warren County Library, Smiths Grove Branch, 115 2ndSt., Smiths Grove, KY.