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Announcing 2014 Faculty & Visitors

Adam L. Latham

From July 22 through August 3, 2014, the University of the South will host the 25th session of the Sewanee Writers’ Conference. Thanks to the generosity of the Walter E.…

A Fellow Perspective: Caitlin Horrocks

Adam L. Latham

Special thanks to Walter E. Dakin Fellow Caitlin Horrocks for sharing her experience at the 2012 Sewanee Writers' Conference. As I first arrived at Sewanee and found my dorm room,…

A Fellow Perspective: Claire Vaye Watkins

Adam L. Latham

Special thanks to Walter E. Dakin Fellow Claire Vaye Watkins for sharing her experience at the 2012 Sewanee Writers' Conference. I was able to attend the 2012 Sewanee Writers’ Conference…

Tony Earley and Randall Kenan Reading: Nov. 14

Adam L. Latham

Fiction writers Tony Earley and Randall Kenan will read from their work on Wednesday, November 14, beginning at 4:30 PM. The reading will be held in Gailor Auditorium on the…

Jill McCorkle and Allan Gurganus Reading: April 11

Adam L. Latham

Fiction writers Jill McCorkle and Allan Gurganus will read from their work on Wednesday, April 11, in Gailor Auditorium, beginning at 4:45 PM. All are cordially invited to attend the…

Ryan Call Receives Whiting Writers’ Award

Adam L. Latham

Congratulations to Ryan Call (Tennessee Williams Scholar/Fiction/2008) for his recent selection as a 2011 Whiting Writers’ Award recipient. These prestigious awards, of $50,000 each, are given annually to emerging writers…

Richard Bausch and Allen Wier to read at Sewanee, 11/18

EE Admin

Distinguished fiction writers and members of the Fellowship of Southern Writers, Richard Bausch and Allen Wier will read from their work on Thursday, November 18, in Gailor Auditorium, beginning at…

Glenn Blake to read at Sewanee, April 20

EE Admin

Glenn BlakeGlenn Blake (John N. Wall Fellow, Fiction, 2004) will read from his work on Tuesday, April 20, at the McGriff Alumni House at Sewanee: The University of the South, beginning…

Barry Hannah (1942-2010)

EE Admin

Barry HannahWe are saddened to hear that Barry Hannah, a great friend of the conference, passed away on Monday, March 1. Barry was a member of the fiction faculty at Sewanee…