New Webinar with Book Authors Debuts

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Lynn Domina, Northern Michigan University English department head and professor, is launching a new webinar series titled "Let's Talk Books at NMU" on Friday, Jan. 21. Each month, she will invite a scholar with a recently published book to join her for a discussion of their work. The webinars will be held at 1 p.m. the third Friday of each month. The public is invited to join.

The Jan. 21 event features Larry Nesper, a professor at the University of Wisconsin. He will discuss his book, Our Relations...the Mixed Bloods: Indigenous Transformation and Dispossession in the Western Great Lakes, published last year by SUNY Press. Join via the Zoom link, with passcode 377912. 

Upcoming programs include Gail Y. Okawa, author of Remembering Our Grandfathers' Exile: US Imprisonment of Hawai'i's Japanese in World War II on Feb. 18; Melissa Homestead, author of The Only Wonderful Things: The Creative Partnership of Willa Cather and Edith Lewis on March 18; and Katie Booth, author of The Invention of Miracles: Language, Power, and Alexander Graham Bell's Quest to End Deafness on April 15. 

For more information, contact Domina at

Prepared By

Kristi Evans
News Director

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