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AEC Conference on Southern Literature
…A Writers' Conference for Readers

The 2005 Theme:
"The South: A Community of Outsiders"

March 31 - April 2, 2022
Chattanooga, Tennessee

FRIDAY, APRIL 1, 2022 (program subject to change)
Program Venue: Tivoli Theatre

8:00 AM - 7:30 PM

Conference Registration
Tivoli Theatre Lobby

9:00 - 9:45 AM

Address
Sena Jeter Naslund

10:00 - 10:45 AM

Address
Suzette Francis

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Readings
Jerome Hairston
2005 Bryan Family Foundation Award for Drama

Franklin Burroughs
2005 Cecil Woods, Jr. Award for Nonfiction
12:00 - 1:30 PM Lunch - On your own
Panel—Insiders Looking Out: Is the Inside Really an Empty Room?
1:30 - 2:45

Panelists:
Fred Chappell
Kaye Gibbons
Josephine Humphreys
Jill McCorkle
Lee Smith

Moderator:
George Garrett

3:00 - 3:45 PM

Address
Daniel Wallace

4:00 - 5:00 PM

Readings

  Robert Bausch
2005 Hillsdale Award for Fiction
 

Ron Rash
2005 James Still Award for Writing of the Appalachian South

Fellowship of Southern Writers Keynote Address
6:30 PM Reynolds Price
  Fellowship of Southern Writers' Cleanth Brooks Medal for Lifetime Achievement
Reception and Book Signings immediately following the Address.

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