Sewanee Writers' Conference



For over two decades, the Sewanee Writers’ Conference has helped talented writers better understand their craft, learning from the best minds in the industry.

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From Our Blog

Announcing 2015 Faculty & Visitors

Adam L. Latham

From July 21 through August 2, 2015, the University of the South will host the 26th session of the Sewanee Writers’ Conference. Thanks to the generosity of the Walter E. Dakin Memorial Fund, supported by the estate of the late Tennessee Williams, the Conference will gather a distinguished faculty to…

A discussion with Tony Award-winning actress Cherry Jones

Adam L. Latham

Tennessee Williams Center Wed., Oct. 22 - 4:30 pm On Wednesday, Oct. 22, Tony and Emmy Award-winning actress Cherry Jones will discuss her role as Amanda in the highly acclaimed Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams’s The Glass Menagerie, as well as her performance in Night of the Iguana. The event…