Author's Forum, the University of Michigan Press, and the Special Collections Library present The Game Changed: Essays and Other Prose; A Conversation with Lawrence Joseph and Lau
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Brian Porter-Szucs, Associate Professor of History, University of Michigan, speaks on Poles and Jews During WWII: Beyond Martyrology.
This program is sponsored by the University of Michigan Library and the Weiser Center for Europe and Eurasia.
With 1,232 career wins, Carol Hutchins is the all-time winningest coach in any sport at Michigan and is currently fifth among NCAA coaches from all divisions. She recently completed her 27th season as head softball coach at the University of Michigan, where she has molded the Wolverines into one of the elite programs in college softball.
Author Sara Fitzgerald talks about her book Elly Peterson, about the life and political history of a woman who broke gender barriers in the Republican party---and later threw
Author and U-M Librarian Jim Ottaviani talks about his latest graphic novel, "Feynman," throwing in some amusing stories about Feynman, some physics, and some tidbits about the process of creating and publishing a graphic novel.
The acclaimed medical historian Howard Markel talks about his latest book, An Anatomy of Addiction: Sigmund Freud, William Halsted and the Miracle Drug Cocaine – the astonishing account of the years-long cocaine use of Sigmund Freud, young, ambitious neurologist, and William Halsted, the equally young, pathfinding surgeon.
Jill Vexler, Ph.D., discusses the work she did while curating the exhibit Pictures of Resistance: The Wartime Photographs of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman. Vexler is a cultural anthropologist who specializes in curating museum exhibitions about world cultures.
Dr. Sherwin B. Nuland draws upon his extensive collection of images dating from the 14th-century, in which artists depict physicians, patients, diseases and treatments. Sherwin B. Nuland, MD, is a prolific and award-winning author and surgeon emeritus at Yale.