Producing PlaysEnvironmental Panel

Friday, April 15, 2011

Schedule subject to change.

Conference Registration is open from 7:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. in the Tivoli Theatre lobby.

9:00 to 9:30 a.m.

A Tribute to Harper Lee...
Wayne Flynt & John Shelton Reed

9:30 a.m. to  10:30 a.m.

Panel Discussion - "Revisions and All That Jazz" (moderated by Wyatt Prunty)
R.H.W. Dillard, Claudia Emerson and Ron Rash


10:45 - 11:00 a.m.

Hanes Award Winner to Kate Daniels
Presented by James Applewhite

11:00 - 11:15 a.m.

Hillsdale Award Winner to George Singleton
Presented by Clyde Edgerton


1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

"...I don't know so well what I think until I see what I say..."  --Flannery O'Connor
Panel Discussion - Discoveries Writers Make While Writing
Dorothy Allison, Allan Gurganus, Josephine Humphreys and Allen Wier

2:30 - 2:45 p.m.

Cecil Woods Award for Nonfiction to Scott Russell Sanders
Presented by George Core


3:00 - 3:15 p.m.

Donald Justice Award for Poetry to Gerald Barrax
Presented by Andrew Hudgins

3:15 - 4:15 p.m.

"One place understood helps us understand all places better." -Eudora Welty
Panel Discussion - Southern Poetic Identities
James Applewhite, Andrew Hudgins, Rodney Jones and Natasha Trethewey

4:30 - 5:00 p.m.



7:00 p.m.

Keynote Address by Dorothy Allison

Book Notes
Music and mingling at Tanner-Hill Gallery, Warehouse Row
Featuring the paintings of Clyde Edgerton and Louis D. Rubin, Jr.

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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

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