Author Event: Margaret Hermes

January 26, 2022 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 26 when local author Margaret Hermes joins us for an online presentation. Ms. Hermes will discuss her latest novel, The Opposite of Chance, which centers on a sheltered woman who sets out on a solo journey around the world after learning of her husband’s philandering. A St. Louis resident, Ms. Hermes grew up in Chicago, and has published short stories in literary journals including River Styx, Fiction International, and The Literary Review. A collection of her short fiction, Relative Strangers, won the Bakwin Book Award.

This online program is free and open to all. For information on participating in the Zoom-based event, send an email to