Edison to present peace talk



PIQUA — Edison State Community College will present a talk by Margaret Wrinkle, 2014 runner-up for the Dayton Literary Peace Prize and author of “Wash,” a novel about slave breeding in Tennessee in the 19th century, Monday, Oct. 29 at 10:30 a.m. in the Robinson Theater on the Piqua campus, 1973 Edison Drive.

Admission is free.

The event is one of several in commemoration of Peace Week.

Wednesday, Oct. 24, Edison students will give a public reading of excerpts of the 2018 fiction and nonfiction entries in the Dayton competition. The reading will be at 10:30 a.m. in the college library.

At 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, the college will screen two short films, “Human Flow” and “What If You Were an Immigrant?” A discussion will follow.

Both Wednesday events are free and open to the public.

For information, email wloudermilk@edisonohio.edu.