Meet author, former faculty member Patricia Harman at university bookstore Sept. 20

The university bookstore will host a meeting with Patricia Harman, author of The Midwife of Hope River, Sept. 20 at noon.

In her new book, Harman, a former faculty member at Case Western Reserve, follows the life of midwife Patience Murphy in the Appalachia region during the Depression.

The book was released late last month. For more information, visit