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Date(s) - 11/16/2014
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Hannan House Café

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Made in Michigan Writers Series Spring Launch Event

Wayne State University Press presents: Strings & Steel: The Ninth Annual Made in Michigan Writers Series Celebration Wednesday, May 21, 2014, 5:30–8:00pm $5 suggested donation at the door Complimentary light appetizers • Cash barRSVP: stringsandsteel.eventbrite.com And now for something completely different! Celebrate WSU Press and the Made in Michigan Writers Series with its amazing new season of books and authors at MOCAD. In addition to our traditional readings, this year’s spring celebration will feature a steel drummer, video, music, and even PUPPETS. This fusion of art, media and literature will produce an entertaining evening that you will remember long after the party ends. Keep your eyes peeled for WSU Press authors Diane DeCillis (Strings Attached), Lolita Hernandez (Making Callaloo in Detroit), Andy Mozina (Quality Snacks), Lisa Lenzo (Strange Love), Conrad Hilberry (Until the Full Moon Has Its Say), and more! Here’s all you have to bring: (1) your hips, for swinging to live, pre-show music by Depression-era swing band The Jalopy Brothers, (2) your face, for munching complimentary light appetizers, (3) your piggy bank, for purchasing one of the many MIMWS and regional titles on sale that evening. So tell your friends, tell your mom, tell that cute barista, because this is one literary event that no one’s going to want to miss!