The Craig Fahle Show

Making Detroit a Literary Hot Spot

Thursday, July 11, 2013

"Author Jeff Eugenidies is from Detroit, based his book on Detroit and didn't come here on his book tour, we want to change that." -Anna clark

Literary Detroit is a new collective of Authors, poets and book enthusiasts who want to create a one stop portal into the literary action of the city.

Co-founders Anna Clark and Ashley Calhoun and Craig Fahle talk about Literary Detroit's plans for building inclusive dialogues between Detroit and a wider world of readers, authors,thinkers, makers, and storytellers.

Literary Detroit's mission is to cultivate Detroit as a literary city, ignite the imaginations of readers, and create meaningful on-the-ground connections.

What do you think of the literary scene in Detroit?