This year's theme is "Depraved Women Writers (& Others)." Among authors in the spotlight are Washington, D.C.'s Maud Casey ("Genealogy"); L.A.'s Andrea Portes ("Hick"); and Omaha's Jonis Agee ("The River Wife"). Panel discussions touch on a range of topics, including portraits of writers in cinema, with screenings of "Naked Lunch," "The Shining," "The Third Man" and other films. Also: photo exhibits, dance performances and more.
Sept. 14 and 15 at the Omaha Public Library, 14th and Farnam streets, and various other venues in Omaha. Screenings at Film Streams, 1340 Webster St.
Most events free. General admission for movies is $8.