Author Events & Signed First Edition Club
Meet leading local, regional and national authors at the U of M Bookstore at Coffman Memorial Union (unless otherwise noted). The U of M Bookstore welcomes Alumni Association members to all author discussions and readings.
Bring your membership card and save! Alumni Association members save 10% on all author series books* by presenting your membership card at the Bookstore or entering a valid membership number in your online shopping cart.
Complete listing of author events.
Purchase author series books online.
Listen to author event podcasts.
Call 800.551.8636 to order books by phone.
* 10% discount on Bookstore merchandise excludes textbooks, college rings, medical reference books, cap & gowns, computers, software and electronics. Savings not valid with other discounts.
Signed First Edition Club
The U of M Bookstores invite alumni and friends to join the Signed First Edition Club. This new program for book lovers provides a unique way to acquire a signed, first printing of a newly published book that is personally selected by U Bookstore buyers both for its literary merit and potential collectability.
Alumni Association members will save 10% on Signed First Edition Club books!
Friday, April 03, 2015
First Fridays April 2015: Children's Literature and YMCA Archives
The 2014-2015 First Friday season will explore the theme of power, a force that drives, changes, reforms, and challenges society. Come and hear stories of how materials in Archives and Special Collections document hard questions, contested spaces, and transformational moments. More athttp://www.continuum.umn.edu/event/first-fridays-empowerment-and-childrens-literature-and-the-ymca/#.VNDwB1XF8bg
Tuesday, May 05, 2015
Friends of the Libraries Annual Celebration
Noted cookbook author and internationally acclaimed proponent of vegetarian cooking, Deborah Madison will make her first Twin Cities appearance at the Friends annual celebration. More at http://www.continuum.umn.edu/event/madison-highlights-friends-annual-celebration/#.VNDrq1XF8bg