Faulkner & Flannery notes, literary field trip to Baton Rouge, 'True Detective,' '12 Years a Slave' and The Morning News' Tournament of Books in Literary News, plus upcoming literary events & a story about stalking Jennifer Lawrence in Southern Voice.
Faulkner & Flannery notes for week 4, a review of 'Washed in the Water: Tales from the South,' censorship in Georgia, the Texas Cowboy Poetry Gathering this weekend and new fiction and poetry in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!
A giveaway for Love and Lament. The Nicholas Sparks Novel Showdown and 50 Sexy Books in Literary News. Savannah Book Festival this weekend in events, and a story about a new dad's love for cigarettes in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!
Books to fall in love with in February, Wilton Barnhardt on Elizabeth Spencer, inside HBO's' 'True Detective,' a snowy quote from Eudora Welty, Wiley Cash's book tour in Literary Events and a Gaelic love story set in New Orleans in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!
Interview, chat and giveaway with Wiley Cash, plus making pie for 'Labor Day,' 50 Books By Women Authors, 'The Great Gatsby' in Alabama this weekend and a new poem about remembering the South. Happy Literary Friday!
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!
Why 12 Years a Slave is having an exceptional week, literary resolutions for the New Year, opening of the first bookless public library system in Texas and tweets from Key West Literary Seminar in literary news. Zora! Festival in events, and a fictional account of the night Florida's beloved tree The Senator went up in flames in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!
A roundup of Christmas stories, best book covers of 2013, Literary Christmas tales that aren't 'A Christmas Carol' and more. Here's to a holiday version of Literary Friday!
Catching stories & a Twitter chat with Ann Hite, Literary Feuds of 2013, the Hemingway action figure, Atlanta History Center lecture series in Literary Events and new fiction and poetry in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!
10 Southern Cookbooks for Gifting, upcoming Twitter chat with Ann Hite, Best Books of 2013, cozy bookish sweatshirts and a pair of short shorts about hope. Literary Friday is back!