Environmental PanelProducing Plays

Thursday, April 14, 2011

Schedule subject to change.

Conference Registration is open from 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. in the Tivoli Theatre lobby.

10:00 to 10:30 a.m.

A Conversation With...Elizabeth Spencer and Kevin McCarthy
Moderated by Sharon Swanson, producer

10:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Documentary Film Premiere
Landscapes of the Heart: The Elizabeth Spencer Story


2:00 - 2:15 p.m.

George Garrett New Writing Award to James Hall
Presented by Rodney Jones

2:15 - 3:15 p.m.

Contemporary Southern Voices: A Diverse Fellowship (moderated by Robert Morgan)
Ann Patchett, Jayne Anne Phillips, Padgett Powell


3:30 - 3:45 p.m.

James Still Award for Writing about the Appalachian South to Jeff Daniel Marion
Presented by Robert Morgan

3:45 - 4:45 p.m.

"When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world."  - John Muir
A Writer's Response to Environmental Threats: Preserving the Southern Landscape
Wendell Berry, Bobbie Ann Mason, Natasha Trethewey
Moderated by Jill McCorkle

5:00 - 5:30 p.m.


8:00 p.m. 

Dramatic Reading of "Cicada" by Jerre Dye
Chattanooga Theatre Centre (free with Conference badge; $5 without a badge)
Call 423-267-8534

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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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