Author Talks

Author Talks at Wright Library


Wright Library welcomes local and nationally-renown authors for book talks and poignant discussion through a variety of in-person and virtual programs.

Visit the Wright Library Calendar for a list of every program each month.


Logo for Dayton Literary Peace Prize - an international award featuring an open book and birds flying from the pages.

Dayton Literary Peace Prize

Autumn TBA

For two years, Wright Library has welcomed a Dayton Literary Peace Prize winner or runner-up for a special presentation. Stay tuned for details as they unfold for 2024. In the meantime, you can catch up on past DLPP authors in a special section of the library or by searching the library catalog.

Author and presenter Dr. Martha Jo Atkins

Past Events (2024):