Office of the VP for Communications – Keeping alumni and friends connected to U-M

Talking About Books

  1. Men of letters

    Novelist Nicholas Delbanco celebrates the art of correspondence in a whimsical series of letters that captures the wonder of words among friends.

  2. Trophy life: The Little Brown Jug

    New book celebrates the myths, mysteries, and mania surrounding college football’s oldest trophy rivalry, born of a discarded water jug in 1903.

  3. Going to the dogs

    Storyteller Eric Keller delivers wit and wisdom through a series of quirky animated canines, some of whom wear bikinis.

  4. One author, two personalities?

    MT’s own James Tobin, BA ’78/PhD ’86, demonstrates creative flexibility with two new books in one season.

  5. Remembering Elmore Leonard

    Writer/producer Lynn Isenberg, BA ’82, reflects on a poolside encounter with Birkenstock fan Elmore Leonard.

  6. Hot Summer Reads

    Looking for a good book on a relaxing summer afternoon? See what some of our most avid readers on campus recommend.