Emma Watson, left, an English actress best known for the "Harry Potter" films, poses with bell hooks during a visit to the bell hooks Institute at Berea College in September 2016. The Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning will induct hooks Jan. 31 into the Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame.
Emma Watson, left, an English actress best known for the "Harry Potter" films, poses with bell hooks during a visit to the bell hooks Institute at Berea College in September 2016. The Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning will induct hooks Jan. 31 into the Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame.
Emma Watson, left, an English actress best known for the "Harry Potter" films, poses with bell hooks during a visit to the bell hooks Institute at Berea College in September 2016. The Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning will induct hooks Jan. 31 into the Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame.

Her writing, Kentucky institute are known worldwide. Now she’ll be honored at home.

January 26, 2018 09:51 AM

About Tom Eblen

Tom Eblen

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.