Veteran Kentucky journalist Al Smith will discuss his new memoir, Wordsmith: My Life in Journalism, during the annual Kentucky Book Fair.
The program will be held at the Grand Theatre in Frankfort at 8 p.m. Nov. 11.
Smith's book chronicles his 70-year career as a reporter, editor, publisher, chairman of the federal Appalachian Regional Commission and founding host of the Comment on Kentucky TV program.
Smith will be interviewed on stage by his longtime colleague, Al Cross.
Tickets cost between $10 and $20. They are available at the theater, from the theater's Web site, GrandTheatreFrankfort.org; or by calling (502) 352-7469.