Reading Together Events

Entrees: The 2014 Author Visits

Reading Together features a wide variety of programs, including films, exhibits, expert presentations, author visits, and more.

All events are free and open to the public, unless noted*.

Wednesday, March 5, 7 pm, Kalamazoo Central High School Auditorium

Meet Tracie McMillan

Award-winning journalist and Michigan native Tracie McMillan will share her experiences in California, Detroit and New York, on her path to discovering the origins of the food on our plates. More...


Tuesday April 15, 7 pm, Kalamazoo Central High School Auditorium

Meet Novella Carpenter

Hear how Novella converted her ramshackle, weed-choked backyard in inner-city Oakland to an efficient farm. A true-life testament of the possibilities of a self-sustaining lifestyle. More...


Wednesday April 16, 1:15 pm, Light Fine Arts Building, Kalamazoo College 

Campus Visit – Novella Carpenter

Join students, including some for whom Farm City is required reading, to hear Novella’s thoughts on how human beings are connected to the natural world. More...