The Escanaba Public Library will be visited by Hendrik "Hank" Mejier, author of "Arthur Vandenberg, The Man in the Middle of the American Century," as part of the Library of Michigan's 2018 "Michigan Notable Authors Tour." Kurt Hauswirth spoke with Hendrik regarding the book, his visit, and what it means to be chosen as part of the tour.
Hendrik Meijer will visit the Escanaba Public Library Wednesday May 23rd at 6:30pm for a free author talk event; no registration is required.
Michigan Notable Books is designed to promote reading and raise awareness of Michigan’s literary heritage. The program annually selects 20 of the most outstanding books published in that year – titles that are reflective of Michigan's diverse ethnic, historical, literary and culturalexperience. For more information about the Michigan Notable program visit www.michigan.gov/notablebooks. The 2018 Michigan Notable Books program and tour are made possible thanks to the generous support of the Library of Michigan, the Library of Michigan Foundation, Michigan Department of Education, the Michigan Humanities Council, Meijer, and the Michigan Center for the Book. Media Sponsors are Mittenlit.com, City Pulse, Dome, Queue Advertising and Tom Gennara Photography.Copies of the book are available for check-out in print and digital formats. Copies of the book will also be available for purchase and signing at the event. The Escanaba Public Library is located at 400 Ludington Street in downtown Escanaba. For details about this author event, call 906-789-7323, on the web at http://www.escanabalibrary.org.