George Singleton -- 2011 Hillsdale Award for Fiction recipient -- has published four collections of short stories (These People Are Us, the Half-Mammals of Dixie, Why Dogs Chase Cars, Drowning in Gruel); two novels (Novel, Work Shirts for Madmen); and one book of writing advice (Pep Talks, Warnings and Screeds). His fiction has appeared in Atlantic Monthly, Harper's, Oxford American, Playboy, The Georgia Review, Zoetrope, The Southern Review and Glimmer Train, among others. Ten of his stories have appeared in the annual New Stories from the South anthology. He was a Guggenheim fellow in 2009.

Speaking Schedule

Friday, April 15
11:00 - 11:15 AM
Reading and acceptance of the Hillsdale Award for Fiction


Grant Support Provided By

BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Community Trust - Chazen Family Foundation - The Kennedy Foundation - Lyndhurst Foundation - Public Education Foundation - Tennessee Arts Commisson - UC Foundation

Media Sponsors

Brewer Media - Chattarati - WDEF News 12 - WUTC 88.1

Program Partners

Anonymous Gift - Baylor School - Medium - Olan & Norma Mills II

Book Patrons

L. Hardwick & Kitty Caldwell - Memorial Healthcare System - The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and the UTC Department of English - Wild Hare Books

AEC is a funded member of Allied Arts of Greater Chattanooga.

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