One last beach read…

Beach reads. Summer reads. Something to read by the pool. Supposedly this is the season for quick, light stories that you can pack in a tote and enjoy during an afternoon spent not doing much of anything. But whether you’re a beach reading kind of person or you like heartier fare, we’re hoping you’ll join […]

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Let’s Read That Again!

For our July meeting, we’ll be connecting virtually on Friday, July 31 from 3:00-5:00pm. Our theme for this month is re-reading, so if you have a favorite you like to pick up from time to time or any other book or short story you’d like to re-visit, now is the time! If you’re interested in […]

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June Magic

We’ve decided to keep (virtually) meeting over the summer, so we will be joining each other again on Friday, June 29th from 3:00 to 5:00pm. Our theme for this month is Magic. Whether it’s magical beings, magical realism, or the everyday magic all around us, we’re reading books that bewitch and enchant us. But even […]

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May Again!

We decided we had so much fun meeting virtually that we wanted to do it again at the end of the month. We’ll be meeting on Friday, May 29th from 3:00-5:00pm. Our theme for the month is Romance, so pick something romantic and get to reading! If you’d like to join the meeting, email Dr. […]

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Virtual May

Our final Knit Lit meeting of the semester will be on Friday, May 1st from 3:00-5:00pm. We’re still going with the theme of our favorite reads, but we’ll be meeting virtually. So, if you’d like to join the group, please email Dr. Kee at before May 1st.

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March Meeting Cancelled

With the decision to move courses online and the university’s encouragement to cancel events on campus, we will be cancelling our March Meeting. Our next meeting was scheduled for Friday, May 1st from 3:00-5:00pm in the 10th floor lounge of 5057 Woodward. As of right now, we will plan to meet then and use March’s […]

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Our Favorite Books

For our March meeting, we want to hear about everyone’s favorite books, so curl up with something you love and then come and tell us about it. We’ll be meeting on Friday, March 20th from 3:00-5:00pm in the 10th floor lounge of 5057 Woodward. As always, all members of the Wayne State community are welcome, […]

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It’s time for some Romance!

Are you a secret romantic at heart? Read anything swoon-worthy lately? This February, Knit Lit is getting romantic! Our theme for this month is “romance.” Whether that means the latest Harlequin novel, slash fiction, or 19th century Romantic literature is up to you! Our meeting will be Friday, Feb. 28th in the 10th floor lounge […]

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See you in 2020!

Huge thanks to everyone who has made it out to a meeting this semester! We look forward to seeing you again in the new year. Photo by Suzy Hazelwood on For our January meeting, our reading theme is: the Brontes and Austen.  So, pick up your favorite novel and start reading! But even if […]

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Our November meeting will be Friday, Nov. 22nd from 3:00 to 5:00pm in the 10th floor lounge of the English Department (5057 Woodward). Our theme this month is family stories: whether they are short stories or novels, the family you’re born into or the family you choose, come ready to tell us about what you’ve […]

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