Author Next Door: Tom Carr

Author Next Door: Tom Carr

By: Anna Faller* Tom Carr is a man of mystery. Michigan mystery, that is. A Northville native, and former Detroit reporter, he’s seen a thing or two. And he’s certainly seen much of our beloved Mitten State. From Saline to The Sault, Carr knows Michigan’s many nooks...
Authors Next Door: Barbara Stark-Nemon

Authors Next Door: Barbara Stark-Nemon

Author Next Door Feature: October 13, 2018 By Anna Faller Barbara Stark-Nemon is a textbook multitasker. Following her retirement as a speech and language therapist, Stark-Nemon decided it was finally time to tackle her bucket list. Item number one? You guessed it:...
An Evening with Amy Goldstein

An Evening with Amy Goldstein

An Evening With What is Janesville, Wisconsin, without its General Motors plant? Certainly not what it once was. Pulitzer Prize winner Amy Goldstein says the city—despite its intelligence and determination—has still not rebounded. Her new book, Janesville: An American...
An Evening with Alice Walker

An Evening with Alice Walker

An Evening With As the first African American woman to receive the Pulitzer Prize, Alice Walker has written works of the utmost cultural importance. Her novel,The Color Purple, was made into an Academy Award-nominated film and a Broadway musical. Alice will talk about...
An Evening with Tayari Jones

An Evening with Tayari Jones

An Evening With The author of four novels including The Silver Sparrow, Tayari Jones exhibits a deep understanding of human struggles large and small. Her powers of observation will make this an unforgettable night of insight and inspiration. Event Details Sunday...