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Jason Prufer: Small
Jason Prufer: Small Town, Big Music
Kent Free Library

Wednesday, Feb. 20, 7:00 pm
Author Jason Prufer’s book, Small Town, Big Music: The Outsized Influence of Kent, Ohio, on the History of Rock and Roll, features first-hand stories of big-name musicians traveling through Kent, as well as the local music scene where Joe Walsh, Patrick Carney, Chrissie Hynde, and DEVO refined their crafts.

The book is published by the Kent State University Press. Prufer ia a graduate of Kent Roosevelt High School and works as a senior library associate in Kent State University’s library. Books will be available for purchase at the event through the Kent Library Foundation.

No registration is required, but space will be limited.  Please pick up a boarding pass at the 2nd floor Information Desk starting at 6:30 pm.

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