Finlandia University is excited to host author and artist, Kiranada Sterling Benjamin, on campus this week.
She will be teaching a rozome workshop June 20-24, specializing in different techniques in the fiber arts studio in the Jutila Center. Rozome is the art of creating patterns on silk using dyes and wax to create negative spaces.
Additionally, the author will be reading from her new memoir, A Year of Silence: Solitary Retreat in the New Zealand Wilderness, as well as doing [...]
North Wind Books is proud to be hosting Upper Peninsula author John Smolens for a meet and greet and reading on Wednesday, April 12 from 4 to 6 p.m. The event is free to the public and will include short readings by Smolens at 4 and 5 p.m. Smolen has published 10 books, including his newest title, Wolf’s Mouth, which won the Michigan Notable Book Award, and Cold, which was officially reissued [...]
North Wind Books presents local author Kristin Neva for a book signing and reading on Wednesday, January 18 from 4 to 6 p.m.
This free event will be at the bookstore on the campus of Finlandia University. Neva will be promoting her newly released book, Snow Country.
About Kristin Neva
Neva grew up in an old farmhouse in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula on the north end of the Keweenaw Peninsula, which is known as Copper Island. She spent many hours visiting Anne of Green Gables on Prince [...]