Nationally-syndicated Dayton Daily News columnist D. L. Stewart will present “I’ll Never Be a Writer” 7:00-8:30 p.m. on Friday, March 22, for the 4th Annual Living Legends of the Dayton Daily News Archive lecture. This event is free & open to the public and will take place on the 4th floor of the Paul Laurence Dunbar Library. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the program begins at 7:00 p.m.
Registration is requested by calling (937) 775-2380 or online at www.libraries.wright.edu/calendar/events.
A reception following the lecture will include an exhibit featuring a sampling of Mr. Stewart’s columns and other items from the Dayton Daily News Archive, plus samples from the WSU Student News Bureau.
D. L. Stewart, a Cleveland native and Ohio University graduate, has been writing his insightful, humorous columns for Dayton newspapers since 1975 and “plans to continue until he gets one right.” Take this opportunity to meet him and hear his stories in-person.
This series is sponsored collaboratively by Wright State’s Department of Communication and the Libraries’ Special Collections and Archives. Past speakers have been aviation photographer Ty Greenlees, former Dayton Daily News editor Jeffrey Bruce, and Dayton Daily News columnist Tom Archdeacon.
The Living Legends lecture series celebrates the Dayton Daily News Archive, an extensive collection donated to WSU by the newspaper.