Interviews with Ron Rash and Paul Theroux, the search for the next Poe Toaster, literary monsters, plus the Southern Festival of Books this weekend & new fiction. Happy Literary Friday!
A cursed plantation, final secrets from our 'Silent Sister' readalong, books that go bump in the night, the new Southern Gothic, Louisiana Book Festival this weekend and new fiction about a wolf boy. Happy Halloween!
Save the Date for Wiley Cash, reading Faulkner & Flannery and highlights from the Real Housewives of Yoknapatawpha County in Literary News, #readwomen2014 in Social Media, Zora! Festival in Literary Events and an essay on home improvement by Michael Farris Smith. Happy Literary Friday!
Fall/Winter Reading List giveaway, an essay by Susan Rebecca White, investigating Edgar Allan Poe and a clip from Franco's As I Lay Dying. Southern Festival of Books this weekend in Literary Events, plus new poetry and fiction in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!
Episode 2 of Fox's new show "The Following" was infused with even more Edgar Allan Poe-inspired violence and murder on Monday in what could be interpreted as an all-out tribute to the author, but is it?
Upcoming Twitter chat with Michael Morris. Halloween literary fun. Inside the App with Edgar Allan Poe & The Raven Society. The Flannery O'Connor Soundboard in Literary News. A book festival for every weekend in Literary Events & a story about a dead body in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!