Join us for a reading, author talk and book discussion with award-winning Columbus-based author Robin Yocum. This event is part of Lit Cleveland’s Read Ohio series in partnership with Ohio Center for the Book at Cleveland Public Library. Participants are welcome to read Yocum’s work in advance or come to experience his writing for the first time and engage in conversation.
Robin Yocum is the author of the 2017 Edgar® Award-nominated A Brilliant Death. He is also the author of the critically acclaimed novels Favorite Sons and The Essay as well as Dead Before Deadline... and Other Tales from the Police Beat and Insured for Murder (with Catherine Candisky). The president of Yocum Communications, a public relations and marketing firm in Westerville, Ohio, Yocum is well known for his work as a crime and investigative reporter with the ColumbusDispatch from 1980-1991. He was the recipient of more than thirty local, state, and national journalism awards in categories ranging from investigative reporting to feature writing.