AADL Productions Podcast: AA/Ypsi Reads Author Jerry Dennis
Fri, 03/26/2010 - 2:41pm
In this episode, 2010 [http://aareads.aadl.org|Ann Arbor Ypsilanti Reads] author [a:Dennis, Jerry|Jerry Dennis] stops by to talk about Reads title [b:1201047|The Living Great Lakes: Searching for the Heart of the Inland Seas]. Apart from being an award-winning nature writer, Jerry is also a lifelong Michigander whose experience of the Great Lakes reaches back to boyhood fishing trips. In this interview we learn about his life as a writer and what he has learned about the lakes through his research and many conversations with the people who live along them. We also get to hear his feelings about what makes the lakes so important to Michigan and Michigan so important to the fight to keep the lakes healthy. You can also watch the [:video/view/6728|video] of Jerry's presentation at Washtenaw Community College in the [:video|AADL Video Collection].