A BBC journalist's love affair with literary New Orleans and the Deep South.
5 Gifts for Lit Lovers. Repurposed libraries and characters from The Great Gatsby in Literary News. Lit Chat with Lydia Netzer. (Non)required reading of a Faulkner award-winning story. Support a noteworthy literary Kickstarter project. Save the date for upcoming book festivals across the South. And new fiction in Southern Voice. It's Literary Friday!
Chat with Kimberly Brock & a giveaway of "The River Witch." The first Chattooga River Festival celebrates the 40th anniversary of "Deliverance." Zach Galifianakis & the new poet laureate of the United States in literary news. Eudora Welty & Ernest Hemingway in literary events & poetry about fried chicken in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!
Merriam-Webster defines bromance as “a close, nonsexual friendship between men.” Hunter Murphy has compiled a list of the best male relationships in Southern literature, some with tragic ends and others exhibiting downright heroic bromantic behavior. Join us on Twitter from 1-2 CST today for Literary Friday, where we'll be discussing these legendary literary relationships and more.