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There's No Place Like Home: a conversation with author and artist Suzi Banks Baum

Author and artist Suzi Banks Baum
Author and artist Suzi Banks Baum

An interview with Suzi ahead of her Escanaba Public Library Writing Workshop and Reading

Award-winning author, mixed media artist, and Escanaba native Suzi Banks Baum will present a workshop and reading titled There's No Place Like Home at the Escanaba Public Library on October 19th.

Suzi will return to the area to lead a discussion about writing from life experiences and to read selections from her newest published story, Maxie and Her Camera, which is set in the Lakeview Cemetery in Escanaba. Details and events in the story were inspired by the author's experience growing up in the area.

Kurt Hauswirth discussed how the guests of the upcoming workshop and reading with Suzi will explore their creativity:

A conversation with Suzi Banks Baum

Suzi Banks Baum's Writing and Reading Workshop There's No Place Like Home takes place at the Escanaba Public Library on Thursday, October 19th at 4 pm. The event is for participants aged 12 through adult. Attendees are encouraged to bring a journal and writing utensil, and the event is free without registration.

Find out more about Suzi and her creative works at suzibanksbaum.com.

Kurt lives in Marquette with his family and can’t imagine living anywhere else. He loves music, games, running, being near water, and a fine cold brew coffee.