Made Local

Made Local showcases talented local authors as well as books and writers with a Pittsburgh connection.

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Marisel Vera

Virtual Lecture 
June 25, 2020
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Shannon Reed

Virtual Lecture
July 9, 2020

Stephen Heyman

Virtual Lecture
August 13, 2020
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Anna Bruno

Virtual Lecture
August 27, 2020
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Deesha Philyaw

Virtual Lecture
September 3, 2020
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Rebecca Senf

Virtual Lecture
September 23, 2020
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Caroline Kim & Alexander Chee

Virtual Lecture
October 7, 2020
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Lee Gutkind

Virtual Lecture
October 19, 2020


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Upcoming Lectures

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Laila Lalami

OCT 26

Mo Rocca


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Margaret Atwood


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Lily King

NOV 16