Meet the Author: Sing to the Colors

Event details

Wednesday, September 28 · 11:00pm - Thursday, September 29 · 12:00am



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Event typeLecture/Discussion
SeriesUniversity of Michigan Press

Do you love stories about the history of the University of Michigan and the city of Ann Arbor? Join us for a Q&A discussion with James Tobin, author of "Sing to the Colors: A Writer Explores Two Centuries at the University of Michigan." The Detroit News wrote that the book is "A fascinating look at sometimes overlooked parts of the university's history."

Join us on Facebook Live or register above to join us on Zoom.

James Tobin teaches literary journalism and narrative history in the Department of Media, Journalism, and Film at Miami University in Oxford, OH. He earned his Ph.D. in history at the University of Michigan and worked for 12 years as a reporter for The Detroit News. He is author of several books, including Ernie Pyle’s War, which won the National Book Critics Circle Award.

Sing to the Colors is on sale for $13 and free shipping during the month of September — use the discount code "UMGL13SING" when you check out.


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Danielle Coty-Fattal ·

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