Motor City Drive

WDET and NPR Present Motor City Drive: The Creative Forces and People Fueling Detroit’s Future

Thursday, May, 21, 2015 6:30PM

The Carr Center
311 E Grand River Ave
Detroit, MI 48226

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NPR’s Michel Martin is headed to Detroit to speak with the city’s most innovative chefs, performers, artists and craftsmen. Michel will be joined by WDET’s Travis Wright, host of Culture City, and June M. Thomas, Centennial Professor at the Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning at the University of Michigan.

Join us for this intimate, on-stage conversation that explores the many challenges and triumphs they’ve encountered while striving to redefine life in Detroit.

Experience performances by jessica Care moore and the gospel choir Larry Callahan & Selected of God, recognized for their performance in the Chrysler 200 Superbowl XLV commercial.

Your ticket also includes an opportunity to meet Michel at a complimentary wine and chocolate afterglow sponsored by Lafayette Foods.

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For more information about the panelists visit, and join the conversation on Twitter using @NPRMichel and #MotorCityDrive.

Posted on May 8, 2015 in Performances, Readings

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