Virtual Miami at the Merc: Turning the Page with Authors for Kids and Teens

Presented on: March 9th at 6:00 PM EST

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Join us for a special online version of Miami at the Merc, as distinguished alumnae share their experience and expertise in the world of children's literature. Our panel will talk about the role Miami played in their lives, their paths to becoming successful authors, advice for people who might want to consider writing books for kids and teens, and the joy of reading for people of all ages.

The event will be moderated by Dr. Madelyn Detloff, Chair of the English Department at Miami, who will be joined on the panel by:

The group will also address questions from the audience, both live and pre-submitted with registration.  

Participant Biographies 

The panel presentation is free but registration is required.  Please reach out to J.J. Slager,, with questions.  

About Miami at the Merc

Traditionally held at the Mercantile Library in Cincinnati, Miami at the Merc is an enrichment series from the Miami University Alumni Association, presented with support from the Mikki and Walter Frank Family Charitable Fund.

Register for this Free Event