Posts tagged “Detroit”
November 10, 2011
Gregory Sumner, professor of history at University of Detroit Mercy, will be speaking about his new book Unstuck in Time: A Journey Through Kurt Vonnegut’s Life and Work at the Barnes & Noble in Royal Oak on Thursday, November 10th at 7pm. This event is the day before Kurt Vonnegut’s birthday and the book’s official release.
This event is free and open to the public.
This is event is located at:
500 South Main Street
Royal Oak, MI 48067
Unstuck in Time is a portrait of the quintessential American writer as seen through the lens of his most important work. In Unstuck in Time (Seven Stories Press, November 11, 2011), Gregory Sumner guides us through Kurt Vonnegut’s best known works, fromPlayer Piano (1952) to Timequake (1997) and including an epilogue on his last book, A Man Without a Country (2005), to illustrate the writer’s profound engagement with the American Dream in its various forms.
September 30, 2010September 30, 2010, 11:00PM-2:00AM, "Night Call" host, Peter Werbe, will interview Ted Rall about The Anti-American Manifesto. For those in the Detroit area tune to 101.1FM or listen online at www.wrif.com. Interviews are also available as podcasts at www.peterwerbe.com.