Looking for something to help fill that literary gap in your summer schedule? Try attending a U.P. Book Tour event at NMU, public libraries, or various other venues throughout the Upper Peninsula.
Sponsored by a grant from the Michigan Humanities Council, along with Northern Michigan University, Snowbound Books, and the Peter White Public Library (Marquette), the book tour has something for everyone. The Tour kicks off on June 19 with a Meet & Greet with Donald Hall, the 2006 U.S. Poet Laureate.
NMU authors include Marty Anchatz (English), Grace Chaillier (Native American Studies), L. E. Kimball (English), April Lindala (Native American Studies), Beverly Matherne (English), Martin Reinhardt (Native American Studies), John Smolens (English), Russell Thorburn (English), and Cameron Witbeck (English).
For more information and schedule of events, please consult U.P. Book Tour 2012 or call: 906-226-4318.