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Emerging Writers: Molly Raynor: From Inspiration to Poem 7:00 pm
Emerging Writers: Molly Raynor: From Inspiration to Poem @ AADL Westgate
Apr 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Neutral Zone literary arts director and award-winning local slam poet Molly Raynor discusses writing poetry from initial idea through final revisions. For adult and teen (grade 6 & up) fiction and nonfiction writers. Also, local short story …

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Fiction at Literati: Simon Jacobs 7:00 pm
Fiction at Literati: Simon Jacobs @ Literati
Apr 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Literati is pleased to welcome author Simon Jacobs who will be sharing his latest novel Palaces. About Palaces: John and Joey are a young couple immersed in their local midwestern punk scene, who after graduating college sever …

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Fiction at Literati: Leah Stewart 7:00 pm
Fiction at Literati: Leah Stewart @ Literati
Apr 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Literati is pleased to welcome author Leah Stewart who will be sharing her latest novel What You Don’t Know About Charlie Outlaw. Leah will be joined by fellow author Eileen Pollack for a discussion after the reading. …

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Pat Thomas: Did It! From Yippie to Yuppie: Jerry Rubin, An American Revolutionary 7:00 pm
Pat Thomas: Did It! From Yippie to Yuppie: Jerry Rubin, An American Revolutionary @ Bookbound
Apr 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
L.A. writer Pat Thomas discusses his biography of the 1960s and 1970s counterculture icon who became a successful businessman in the 80s. With vintage recordings of Rubin speaking during the Vietnam War. Signing. 7 p.m., Bookbound, Courtyard …

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The Moth Storyslam: Awards 7:30 pm
The Moth Storyslam: Awards @ Greyline
Apr 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Apr. 3 & 17. Open mike storytelling competition sponsored by The Moth, the NYC-based nonprofit storytelling organization that also produces a weekly public radio show. Each month 10 storytellers are selected at random from among those …

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Jim Turner: Selma and the Liuzzo Murder Trials: The First Modern Civil Rights Convictions 4:00 pm
Jim Turner: Selma and the Liuzzo Murder Trials: The First Modern Civil Rights Convictions @ Hatcher Library Rm 100
Apr 4 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Former deputy assistant Attorney General Jim Turner, who served under 7 consecutive presidents, discusses his new book about the landmark case that ended with the conviction of klansmen, despite 2 all-white juries who refused to convict. 4 …

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National Poetry Month: Student Poetry Reading 6:00 pm
National Poetry Month: Student Poetry Reading @ 202 S. Thayer Bldg (Institute for the Humanities Lobby)
Apr 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
In celebration of National Poetry Month and student poets at U-M, an informal, open-mic reading featuring U-M undergraduate students reading their original poetry. All undergraduates invited to read their original poetry. Arrive and leave as necessary. …

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Fiction at Literati: Michael Ferro 7:00 pm
Fiction at Literati: Michael Ferro @ Literati
Apr 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Literati is pleased to welcome author Michael Ferro who will be reading and discussing his debut novel, Title 13. About Title 13: A timely investigation into the heart of a despotic government, TITLE 13 is a darkly …

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Zell Visiting Writers Series: Ruth Padel and Min Jin Lee 5:30 pm
Zell Visiting Writers Series: Ruth Padel and Min Jin Lee @ U-M Museum of Art Stern Auditorium
Apr 5 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
JOINT POETRY & PROSE READING AND BOOKSIGNING Ruth Padel is a British poet, novelist and non-fiction author, known for her nature writing and connections with music, science, Greece and conservation. Padel has won the UK …

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Tina Zion: Advanced Medical Intuition: 6 Causes of Illness and Unique Healing Methods 6:00 pm
Tina Zion: Advanced Medical Intuition: 6 Causes of Illness and Unique Healing Methods @ Crazy Wisdom
Apr 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Tina Zion’s new book, Advanced Medical Intuition: 6 Causes of Illness and Unique Healing Methods is now available. Tina will sign your copy with a personal message. She will also discuss her book and have …

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Poetry at Literati: Zaphra Stupple 7:00 pm
Poetry at Literati: Zaphra Stupple @ Literati
Apr 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Literati is thrilled to partner with the Neutral Zone to celebrate the book release of Ann Arbor Youth Poet Laureate Zaphra Stupple! Zaphra will be reading from their debut collection There Will Still Be The Body.  Zaphra …

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Poetry at Literati: Russell Brakefield 7:00 pm
Poetry at Literati: Russell Brakefield @ Literati
Apr 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Literati is thrilled to host poet (and former Literati bookseller!) Russell Brakefield who will be sharing his new collection Field Recordings About Field Recordings: Firmly rooted in the dramatic landscapes and histories of Michigan, Field Recordings uses American folk …

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“Write On!” Short Story Contest Awards Celebration, with Jack Cheng 1:00 pm
“Write On!” Short Story Contest Awards Celebration, with Jack Cheng @ AADL Westgate
Apr 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Detroit children’s book writer Jack Cheng, author of See You in the Cosmos, discusses the art of writing and presents awards to the winners of the AADL short story contest for 3rd-5th graders. 1-2 p.m., AADL Westgate. Free. 327-4200. …

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Loren Estelman: Black and White Ball, and Denise Swanson: Tart of Darkness 2:00 pm
Loren Estelman: Black and White Ball, and Denise Swanson: Tart of Darkness @ AADL Multipurpose Room
Apr 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Saturday April 7 at 2 p.m. join us at the Ann Arbor District Library for a visit with Loren D. Estleman and Denise Swanson. Loren has a new Amos Walker novel coming out, Black and White Ball, and Denise launches …

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RC Drama Concentration: Camino Real, Matthaei Botanical Gardens 8:00 pm
RC Drama Concentration: Camino Real, Matthaei Botanical Gardens @ Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Apr 7 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Apr. 7 & 8. U-M drama lecturer Kate Mendeloff directs RC students in Tennessee Williams’ one-act play about an American ex-prizefighter who arrives in an unnamed South or Central American town and meets a variety of …

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LaRon Williams: The Truth and a Lie 1:00 pm
LaRon Williams: The Truth and a Lie @ AADL Westgate
Apr 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Nationally acclaimed local storyteller La’Ron Williams presents a program of music and stories emphasizing the importance of telling the truth. For grades K-5. 1-2 p.m., AADL Westgate. Free. 327-4200.  
RC Drama Concentration: Camino Real, Matthaei Botanical Gardens 8:00 pm
RC Drama Concentration: Camino Real, Matthaei Botanical Gardens @ Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Apr 8 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Apr. 7 & 8. U-M drama lecturer Kate Mendeloff directs RC students in Tennessee Williams’ one-act play about an American ex-prizefighter who arrives in an unnamed South or Central American town and meets a variety of …

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Sweet Stories: Open Mike 8:00 pm
Sweet Stories: Open Mike @ Sweetwaters
Apr 9 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Apr. 9 & 23. Open mike for storytellers, who each get 5 minutes to perform. 8-9:30 p.m., Sweetwaters, 123 W. Washington. Free. 769-2331.
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Emerging Writers: Open House 7:00 pm
Emerging Writers: Open House @ AADL Westgate
Apr 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm
Readings from local writers. Books and authors include Jeff Kass’s Takedown (murder mystery), R.J. Fox’s Tales from the Dork Side (memoir), Callie Feyen’s The Teacher Diaries: Romeo and Juliet (memoir), Michael Ferro’s Title 13 (suspense), and Gerald Nicks’s My European Adventures (travel guide). Signings. Refreshments. …

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Rochelle Riley: The Burden 7:00 pm
Rochelle Riley: The Burden @ Literati
Apr 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Literati is pleased to welcome journalist Rochelle Riley who will be discussing the new book The Burden: African Americans and the Enduring Impact of Slavery. About The Burden: The Burden: African Americans and the Enduring Impact of Slavery is …

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Author’s Forum: Genevieve Zubrzycki and Andrew Syrock: Beheading the Saint: Nationalism, Religion, and Secularism in Quebec 5:30 pm
Author’s Forum: Genevieve Zubrzycki and Andrew Syrock: Beheading the Saint: Nationalism, Religion, and Secularism in Quebec @ Hatcher Library Gallery 100
Apr 11 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
U-M sociology professor Geneviève Zubrzycki and U-M anthropology professor Andrew Shryock discuss Zubrzycki’s book examining the importance of the annual Feast of St. John the Baptist to Quebecois national identity. 5:30 p.m., 100 U-M Hatcher Grad Library …

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Poetry and the Written Word: Open Mike 7:00 pm
Poetry and the Written Word: Open Mike @ Crazy Wisdom
Apr 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
All invited to read and discuss their poetry or short stories. Bring about 6 copies of your work to share. 7-9 p.m., Crazy Wisdom, 114 S. Main. Free. 665-2757  
Toastmasters at Sweetwaters 7:00 pm
Toastmasters at Sweetwaters @ Sweetwaters
Apr 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Toastmasters is an international group devoted to helping each other grow in our abilities to give speeches. The Sweetwaters Toastmasters Club meets twice monthly. We are a fun and friendly group! Toastmasters also helps you …

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2018 Ann Arbor Youth Poetry Slam Finals 6:00 pm
2018 Ann Arbor Youth Poetry Slam Finals @ The Neutral Zone
Apr 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The highest scoring teens from the four high school preliminary bouts will grace the Neutral Zone stage to perform their poems in hopes of winning the opportunity to travel out of state this summer for …

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Open Mic and Share 7:00 pm
Open Mic and Share @ Bookbound
Apr 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Poets invited to read their own work along with a favorite poem by another writer. In celebration of National Poetry Month. Tea & light refreshments. 7 p.m., Bookbound, Courtyard Shops. Free. 369-4345.  
Poetry at Literati: Margaret Rhee and Jasmine An 7:00 pm
Poetry at Literati: Margaret Rhee and Jasmine An @ Literati
Apr 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Literati is thrilled to welcome poets Margaret Rhee and Jasmine Ann who will be reading from their latest collections Love, Robot and Naming the No-Name Woman. About Love, Robot: A collection of love poetry that undercuts and reassembles narratives, …

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Storytellers Guild: Story Night 7:00 pm
Storytellers Guild: Story Night @ Crazy Wisdom
Apr 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Ann Arbor Storytellers Guild members host a storytelling program. Audience members are encouraged to bring a 5-minute story to tell. 7-9 p.m., Crazy Wisdom Tea Room, 114 S. Main. Free. 665-2757
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Poetry at Literati: Diane Seuss, with Laura Kasischke 7:00 pm
Poetry at Literati: Diane Seuss, with Laura Kasischke @ Literati
Apr 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Literati is thrilled to welcome poet Diane Seuss who will be reading from her new collection Still Life with Two Dead Peacocks and a Girl. Diane will be joined by fellow poet Laura Kasischke for conversation after …

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Jim May 10:30 am
Jim May @ Chelsea District Library
Apr 14 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Join EMMY- award winning author and storyteller Jim May for a special hour of stories, with book sale and signing to follow.
Jim May 1:00 pm
Jim May @ Chelsea District Library
Apr 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Jim May STORYTELLING WORKSHOP. 1-3 pm. No charge, but you must register for this event as participation is limited.
The Detroit Neighborhood Guidebook 4:00 pm
The Detroit Neighborhood Guidebook @ Nicola's Books
Apr 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Several Detroit writers discuss their contributions to this essay collection about Detroit neighborhoods, edited by Detroit native Aaron Foley, author of How to Live in Detroit Without Being a Jackass. Signing. 4 p.m., Nicola’s, Westgate shopping center. …

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Jim May: Stories of Connection 6:00 pm
Jim May: Stories of Connection @ Sandhill Crane Winery
Apr 14 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
STORIES OF CONNECTION at Sandhill Crane Winery. 6-9 pm. Join EMMY-award winning storyteller Jim May and local storyteller Steve Daut for a special evening to benefit Saturday Morning Challengers (A bowling league for people with …

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Ann Arbor Poetry: Joe Harris and Tony Zick 7:00 pm
Ann Arbor Poetry: Joe Harris and Tony Zick @ Espresso Royale
Apr 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Double bill. Currently getting his teacher education PhD at MSU, Harris was the 2005 Rustbelt Poetry Slam individual champion, and frequently publishes, performs, and teaches poetry. Ann Arbor native Zick recently received his MFA in poetry …

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Emerging Writers: Open House 7:00 pm
Emerging Writers: Open House @ AADL Westgate
Apr 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm
Local short story writer Alex Kourvo and young adult novelist Bethany Neal host an open house for writers to connect with one another and/or work on their projects.  
Kristy Robinett: Tails from the Afterlife: Stories of Signs, Messages and Inspiration from Your Animal Companions 7:00 pm
Kristy Robinett: Tails from the Afterlife: Stories of Signs, Messages and Inspiration from Your Animal Companions @ Saline District Library
Apr 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Highland-based psychic medium and writer Kristy Robinett discusses her book. 7 p.m., SDL, 555 N. Maple, Saline. Free; preregistration required. 429-5450.
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Weiser Inauguration Lecture: Anne-Marie Slaughter: Global Hot Spots and Blind Spots 4:00 pm
Weiser Inauguration Lecture: Anne-Marie Slaughter: Global Hot Spots and Blind Spots @ 1010 Weiser Hall
Apr 17 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
New America think tank CEO Anne-Marie Slaughter, a former U.S. State Department policy planning director, presents a talk adapted from her new book, The Chessboard and the Web: Strategies of Connection in a Dangerous World. Reception follows; signing. 4-5:30 …

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Fiction at Literati: John Scalzi 7:00 pm
Fiction at Literati: John Scalzi @ Literati
Apr 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Literati is thrilled to welcome acclaimed novelist John Scalzi who will share his latest, Head On: A Novel of the Near Future About Head On: John Scalzi returns with Head On, the standalone follow-up to the New York Times bestselling and …

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Rosalind Wiseman: Queen Bees and Masterminds 7:00 pm
Rosalind Wiseman: Queen Bees and Masterminds @ Greenhills School
Apr 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
New York Times bestselling author Rosalind Wiseman, whose book about teen girls, “Queen Bees and Wannabes,” inspired Tina Fey’s movie “Mean Girls,” visits Greenhills April 17 to speak with the public about the social dynamics …

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The Moth Storyslam: Mail 7:30 pm
The Moth Storyslam: Mail @ Greyline
Apr 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Apr. 3 & 17. Open mike storytelling competition sponsored by The Moth, the NYC-based nonprofit storytelling organization that also produces a weekly public radio show. Each month 10 storytellers are selected at random from among those …

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Ann Arbor Youth Poet Laureate Commencement Performance 7:00 pm
Ann Arbor Youth Poet Laureate Commencement Performance @ AADL Multipurpose Room
Apr 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Readings by the five finalists in the library’s 3rd annual Youth Poet Laureate contest. The finalists were chosen by a panel of local poets, some of whom are on hand tonight to announce the winner, …

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David Sedaris: Theft By Finding Diaries 7:30 pm
David Sedaris: Theft By Finding Diaries @ Michigan Theater
Apr 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Known for his acidic humor, sharp-witted verbal elegance, and sardonically incisive social critiques, this popular satirist made his comic debut in 1992 on NPR’s Morning Edition recounting his strange-but-true experiences as a Macy’s elf clad in green …

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James Forman: Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America 4:30 pm
James Forman: Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America @ Hatcher Library Gallery 100
Apr 19 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Yale University law professor James Forman discusses his new book about the current U.S. mass incarceration crisis. Signing. 4:30 p.m., 100 U-M Hatcher Grad Library Gallery, enter from the Diag. Free. 763-8994.
Open Mike at Serendipity Books 7:00 pm
Open Mike at Serendipity Books @ Serendipity Books
Apr 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
All adults invited to sign up for a 5-minute slot to showcase their poetry, prose, music, or comedy. All invited to listen. 7-8:30 p.m., Serendipity, 113 W. Middle, Chelsea. Free. Sign up by calling 475-8732, …

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Marcus Wicker: Silencer 7:00 pm
Marcus Wicker: Silencer @ AADL Multipurpose Room
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This Ann Arbor native reads from his recent poetry collection, Silencer, which focuses on the politics of middle-class black respectability. “There is not a moment in this book when you are allowed to forget the complexities of …

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The Exit Interview with Keith Taylor and Cody Walker 7:00 pm
The Exit Interview with Keith Taylor and Cody Walker @ Literati
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Literati is thrilled to be celebrating the work and formal career of the poet and close friend of the store, Keith Taylor. Keith will be retiring from the University of Michigan at the end of the Winter …

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Tobias Buckell: The Tangled Lands 7:00 pm
Tobias Buckell: The Tangled Lands @ Nicola's Books
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Meet Tobias Buckell, bestselling sci-fi author of Halo: The Cole Protocol and the Xenowealth series, as he talks about his newest fantasy novel, The Tangled Lands, co-written with Hugo Award-winning author Paolo Bacigalupi! In four interrelated parts, The Tangled …

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Gene Yang: Reading without Walls 2:00 pm
Gene Yang: Reading without Walls @ Literati
Apr 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Literati Bookstore is thrilled to partner with the Ann Arbor Distric Library to welcome Gene Luen Yang! This event includes a book signing and books will be on sale. The event will take place in the …

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Storytellers Guild 2:00 pm
Storytellers Guild @ AADL 3rd floor
Apr 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
All invited to listen to guild members swap stories or bring their own to tell. 2-4 p.m., AADL Downtown 3rd floor freespace rm. Free. annarborstorytelling.org, 997-5388.
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Maura Elizabeth Cunningham: China in the 21st Century 7:00 pm
Maura Elizabeth Cunningham: China in the 21st Century @ Literati
Apr 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Literati is pleased to host historian and writer Maura Elizabeth Cunningham who will be discussing her new book China in the 21st Century. About China in the 21st Century: In this fully revised and updated third edition …

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Sweet Stories: Open Mike 8:00 pm
Sweet Stories: Open Mike @ Sweetwaters
Apr 23 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Apr. 9 & 23. Open mike for storytellers, who each get 5 minutes to perform. 8-9:30 p.m., Sweetwaters, 123 W. Washington. Free. 769-2331.
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Laura Jean Baker: The Motherhood Affidavits 7:00 pm
Laura Jean Baker: The Motherhood Affidavits @ Literati
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Literati is excited to host author Laura Jean Baker who will be sharing and discussing her latest, The Motherhood Affidavits: A Memoir. About The Motherhood Affidavits: With the birth of her first child, Laura Jean Baker found …

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Skazat! Poetry Series: Franny Choi 7:00 pm
Skazat! Poetry Series: Franny Choi @ Sweetwaters
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Reading by Franny Choi, a U-M creative writing grad student whose new chapbook, Death by Sex Machine, imagines the inner monologues of different femme cyborgs featured in movies and manga. The program begins with open mike readings. 7-8:30 p.m., …

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Thomas Foster: How to Read Poetry Like a Professor 7:00 pm
Thomas Foster: How to Read Poetry Like a Professor @ Nicola's Books
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
U-M Flint English professor emeritus Thomas Foster discusses his new primer that elucidates poetry by everyone from Lord Byron to the Beatles. Signing. 7 p.m., Nicola’s, Westgate shopping center. Free. 662-0600.
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An Evening of Poetry and the Written Word: Jan Worth-Nelson 7:00 pm
An Evening of Poetry and the Written Word: Jan Worth-Nelson @ Crazy Wisdom
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Reading by East Village Magazine (Flint) editor Jan Worth-Nelson. Her short stories and poems have been featured in numerous publications, and her 2016 poem “The Hilarious Funeral in LA” was nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Followed by …

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Jill Abraham Hummer: First Ladies and American Women: In Politics and at Home, Ford Presidential Library 7:00 pm
Jill Abraham Hummer: First Ladies and American Women: In Politics and at Home, Ford Presidential Library @ Ford Presidential Library
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Wilson College (PA) political science professor Jill Abraham Hummer discusses her new book exploring how presidential wives have reflected the changing place of women in American society over the last century. Book sale, signing, and reception follow. …

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Toastmasters at Sweetwaters 7:00 pm
Toastmasters at Sweetwaters @ Sweetwaters
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
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Jill Abraham Hummer: First Ladies and American Women: In Politics and at Home 7:00 pm
Jill Abraham Hummer: First Ladies and American Women: In Politics and at Home @ Ford Presidential Library
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Wilson College (PA) political science professor Jill Abraham Hummer discusses her new book exploring how presidential wives have reflected the changing place of women in American society over the last century. Book sale, signing, and reception follow. …

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Leslie Jamison: The Recovering, with Lillian Li 7:00 pm
Leslie Jamison: The Recovering, with Lillian Li @ Literati
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Literati is thrilled to welcome back author and essayist Leslie Jamison who will share and discuss her latest book The Recovering. Leslie will be joined for a post-reading discussion with author Lillian Li. About The Recovering: One of …

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Zilka Joseph and Robert Fanning 7:00 pm
Zilka Joseph and Robert Fanning @ Bookbound
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Readings by these 2 Michigan poets. Joseph’s 2016 collection, Sharp Blue Search of Flame, includes dark and brooding poems that reflect her Jewish Indian roots and her personal experiences living in Eastern and Western cultures. Fanning’s Our Sudden …

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Fiction at Literati: Christina Lynch 7:00 pm
Fiction at Literati: Christina Lynch @ Literati
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Literati is excited to welcome novelist Christina Lynch who will be sharing with us her new book The Italian Party.  About The Italian Party: Newly married, Scottie and Michael are seduced by Tuscany’s famous beauty. But the …

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10th Annual Midwest Literary Walk 1:00 pm
10th Annual Midwest Literary Walk @ Chelsea District Library
Apr 28 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
A walk to various Chelsea locations to hear readings by different writers. Detroit-born Georgetown University sociology professor Michael Eric Dyson, an ordained Baptist minister, reads from Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America, which made several “best …

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Richard Retyl: The Book of Ann Arbor 4:00 pm
Richard Retyl: The Book of Ann Arbor @ Nicola's Books
Apr 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Ann Arbor District Library communications & marketing manager Richard Retyi discusses and reads from his book, a collection of 41 stories highlighting colorful moments in local history that’s one of the inaugural releases of the …

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Caleb Roehrig: White Rabbit 3:00 pm
Caleb Roehrig: White Rabbit @ Nicola's Books
Apr 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
L.A. writer Caleb Roehrig discusses his new young adult thriller about 16-year-old Rufus, who begrudgingly joins forces with his ex-boyfriend to help Rufus’s sister when she’s suspected of murder. Signing. 3 p.m., Nicola’s, Westgate shopping center. Free. …

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Thomas Bailey and Katherine Joslin: Theodore Roosevelt: A Literary Life 7:00 pm
Thomas Bailey and Katherine Joslin: Theodore Roosevelt: A Literary Life @ Literati
Apr 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Literati is excited to welcome authors Thomas Bailey and Katherine Joslin who will be sharing their new biography Theodore Roosevelt: A Literary Life. About Theodore Roosevelt: A Literary Life Of all the many biographies of Theodore Roosevelt, …

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