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July 2021

The Clements Bookworm: Author Conversation with Karen Marrero, “Detroit’s Hidden Channels”

July 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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The Clements Bookworm is a webinar series in which panelists discuss history topics. In this episode, past Clements fellow and Wayne State University professor Karen Marrero joins us to discuss her new book "Detroit’s Hidden Channels: The Power of French-Indigenous Families in the Eighteenth Century" (Michigan State University Press & University of Manitoba Press, 2020). This episode of the Bookworm is generously sponsored by Douglas Johnson.

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August 2021

The Clements Bookworm: Michilimackinac, “Where archaeology and history meet”

August 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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The Clements Bookworm is a webinar series in which panelists discuss history topics. In this episode, Lynn Evans, archaeologist at Mackinac State Historic Parks, will discuss how archaeology and history are used to gain a more complete picture of life on the fur trade frontier at Fort Michilimackinac. Built by the French in 1715, acquired by the British in 1761 and demolished by them in 1781, Michilimackinac has been the site of historical and archaeological research since 1959.

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October 2021

Ann Arbor Antiquarian Book Fair

October 17 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Michigan Union, 530 S State St
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109
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Returning in 2021 for its 45th year, the Ann Arbor Antiquarian Book Fair is a benefit for the William L. Clements Library. The AAABF brings together booksellers and dealers from across America, all handling a wide range of old and rare books, Americana, children’s books, autographs and manuscripts, maps, prints, ephemera, photography, fine press material and more. It will be held at the Michigan Union on the campus of the University of Michigan on Sunday, October 17, 2021.

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