Montevallo Literary Festival April 13-14
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[mailto:NAAL-L@...] On Behalf Of May, Alan
Sent: Monday, March 26, 2007 4:17 PM
Subject: Montevallo Literary Festival--featuring National Book Award
Winner Ellen Gilchrist
Please spread the word!
Below are links to the Festival web page, schedule of events, and
The readings are free and open to the public!
Electronic Resources and Reference Librarian
University of Montevallo
Montevallo Literary Festival's Home page
Dear Friends of the Alabama Arts Community,
We are happy to announce the fifth annual Montevallo Literary Festival,
which will take place on Friday and Saturday, April 13-14, 2007, on the
University of Montevallo campus.
The Montevallo Literary Festival is a unique opportunity for
participants to interact with some of the top writers in the
country. Participants attend workshops in poetry, prose, or drama,
working closely on their own writing with some of the country's
most distinguished poets, fiction writers, playwrights, and writers
Readings, scheduled throughout both days, are free and open to the
public. This year we are proud to welcome Catherine Bowman, Wendy
Bruce, Kirk Curnutt, Peter Donahue, John Dufresne, Jim Gilbert,
Jennifer Horne, Rich Lyons, Don Noble, John O'Keefe, Michele
Reese, Brad Vice and Philip and Sandra Williams.
We are especially glad to present National Book Award Winner Ellen
Gilchrist, as our inaugural Southern Progress Keynote Reader.
We are grateful to the Alabama Humanities Foundation for their support
for the festival through generous grants and for the support of the
Friends of the Montevallo Literary Festival, the University of
Montevallo English Program, and Carmichael Library.
For more information, including a registration form detailing workshop
costs and a schedule of events, click the links above. If you have any
questions, please feel free to contact the Festival director, Jim
Murphy, at 205-665-6416 or at murphyj@....
We hope to see you April 13-14 for the Montevallo Literary Festival.
Montevallo Literary Festival