–Bestselling author John Green has announced via video that his new book, his first since "The Fault in Our Stars," is on the way. Look for "Turtles All the Way Down" in October. Watch the video here.
–The lineup has been announced for the July 13-23 Indy Film Festival. Opening will be "Wind River" starring Jeremy Renner and Elizabeth Olsen. Also included, "Patti Cake$," about an improbable rapper featuring Patricia Dombrowski, the animated film "Leap," and "Lucky," starring Harry Dead Stanton. The full schedule can be found here.
–A group of Herron faculty artists will be showing their work at Chicago's Zolla/Lieberman Gallery July 14-Aug. 16. The show is curated by contemporary art collectors Michael Robertson and Christopher Slapak, of Indianapolis.
–Mystery Cafe, formerly housed at the Milano Inn, has moved on to the Library Restaurant & Pub.
–Brown County officials have announced plans for a new $10 entertainment venue. Read the IBJ story here.
–Check out reviews of a batch of recent performances and exhibitions at www.ibj.com/arts.