Plantation Country Book Giveaway, Anne Rice's birthday & vampires in Literary News. Book festivals, Fannie Flagg & the Key West Film Festival in Literary Events, plus a pair of stories about life on a plantation in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!
Rural Georgia authors tour. Donna Tartt, a map of American folklore, literary iPhone cases and female crime writers in Literary News. The Kingfish's birthday, a "Gone with the Wind" Civil War exhibit and the Decatur Book Festival in Literary Events this weekend. Plus, new fiction by Georgia native Justine Hayes in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!
Chat & giveaway with author Beth Hoffman. Harper Lee's courtroom battle, the most anticipated books for fall and a "Keowee Valley" podcast in Literary News. New Orleans Shakespeare Festival & Carl Sandburg in Literary Events, plus an essay about going home in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!
Chatting with Attica Locke. Edgar Allan Poe's birthday. Libraries, love affairs and literary puns in Literary News. Ernest Gaines, Poe and Zora Neale Hurston in Literary Events. And a horror story in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!