CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County is hosting the “Ohioana 2013: Connecting Readers and Hamilton County Writers” at the Main Library Sunday, April 21, at 1:45 p.m. This literary event not only honors authors from Hamilton County, it gives readers a chance to interact with them, sit in on an author panel discussion, and learn more about the publishing world.
During Ohioana, the Cooper Award will be presented to Writer’s Digest / F&W Media. Created in 2003 and named for the founding family of Ohioana, the Cooper Award is given to an individual or organization that has made outstanding contributions to the promotion of books and reading in Hamilton County. Past winners include Andrea Cheng, Buck Niehoff, Sharon Draper, Will Hillenbrand, and The Friends of the Public Library.