Christopher Wilson donated his father Richard Wilson's papers to U-M. He discusses his father's longtime friendship and professional relationship with Welles as well as his own relationship with his father. Moderated by Brad Schwartz, historian and author, and Vince Longo, U-M graduate student.
Oja Kodar shares her memories of her life with Orson Welles and the importance of creating an archive dedicated to his work. Moderated by Elliot Wilhelm, curator of film and video, Detroit Institute of Arts.
Director Brian Knappenberger talks with U-M Library Lead Copyright Officer Melissa Levine and U-M Associate General Counsel Jack Bernard, exploring the theme, "Freedom of Information: The Power of Connectivity for Social Change."
The Ann Arbor Book Festival brings another dynamic Writer’s Conference to the community. This full-day experience allows attendees -- whether seasoned writers or students new to their craft -- to hone their skills in sessions led by a noted group of writers and instructors. This year’s featured writers are Toby Barlow, Scott Beal, Charlotte Bowens Young, Ava Chin, Rachel DeWoskin, Susan Hutton, Zilka Joseph, and Rachel Weaver.