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3:00 pm Jennifer Robertson: Robo Sapiens Japanicus: Robots, Gender, Family, and the Japanese Nation @ 2239 Lane Hall
Jennifer Robertson: Robo Sapiens Japanicus: Robots, Gender, Family, and the Japanese Nation @ 2239 Lane Hall
Dec 6 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
U-M anthropology professor Jennifer Robertson reads from her new book about how Japanese robots reinforce conventional gender stereotypes and the political status quo. Panel discussion follows with U-M professors Joy Rohde (history) and Alexandra Stern …

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4:00 pm Virginia Eubanks: Automating Inequality: How High-Tech Tools Profile, Police, and Punish the Poor @ Weill Hall Annenberg Auditorium
Virginia Eubanks: Automating Inequality: How High-Tech Tools Profile, Police, and Punish the Poor @ Weill Hall Annenberg Auditorium
Dec 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
SUNY Albany political science professor Virginia Eubanks reads from her new book. Reception follows. 4-5:30 p.m., Weill Hall Annenberg Auditorium, 735 S. State. Free. 764-3490.
5:30 pm Zell Visiting Writers: Elizabeth Alexander @ U-M Museum of Art Stern Auditorium
Zell Visiting Writers: Elizabeth Alexander @ U-M Museum of Art Stern Auditorium
Dec 6 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Literati is proud to be partnering with the Helen Zell Writers Program to host poet Elizabeth Alexander at University of Michigan Museum of Art Apse Elizabeth Alexander is a Chancellor of the Academy of American Poets and the …

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7:00 pm Lisa Ludwinski: Sister Pie: The Recipes and Stories of a Big-Hearted Bakery in Detroit @ Literati
Lisa Ludwinski: Sister Pie: The Recipes and Stories of a Big-Hearted Bakery in Detroit @ Literati
Dec 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Literati is excited to welocme head baker and owner of Detroit’s Sister Pie bakery, Lisa Ludwinski, who will be sharing her new cookbook Sister Pie: The Recipes and Stories of a Big-Hearted Bakery in Detroit. About Sister Pie: …

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7:00 pm Steve Daut: Telling Twain @ Serendipity Books
Steve Daut: Telling Twain @ Serendipity Books
Dec 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Veteran Chelsea storyteller and writer Steve Daut, a Second City Comedy Club grad, reads from his new collection of classic Mark Twain stories he adapted for modern audiences. The book also contains historical and performance notes for …

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