A BIG giveaway for 'Dream With Little Angels.' Yazoo City, Mississippi's Literary Walkway. 'The Resurrectionist' out this week. World of Carl Sandburg, Pipe Dreams and Superzelda in Literary Events. And a story about a shell lamp in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!
Bentonia Blues Festival in Yazoo County, Mississippi, plays this weekend.
Summer Reading Preview. The Yazoo Library Association turns 175. Creative Nonfiction's Southern Sin issue, the first e-book Big Read in Alabama, a visit to the birthplace of Zora Neale Hurston and Charlaine Harris's threatening new ending in Literary News. Faulkner on film in (Non)Required Viewing. New Orleans' Saints and Sinners and Piccolo Spoleto literary festivals in events, and new fiction and a poem in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!
Yazoo County, Mississippi, has always been willing to change names to protect the innocent. Nowhere is that aspect of life in Yazoo made more clear than in our legends and lore.
Literary Legends of Yazoo Giveaway. National Poetry Month news. Hemingway's Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech. Martin Luther King in The New York Times, and reader Tamara Welch on meeting Jill McCorkle. A "Z" booksigning in Literary Events, plus book festivals this weekend and a pair of poems in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!