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2007 Calendar

SAWC Calendar: 2007


20: On Friday, April 20 at 6 p.m. three writers from the Southern Appalachian Writers Cooperative, Pauletta Hansel, Frankie Finley and Dana Wildsmith, will read at Xavier University’s Family Welcome Center in the Alumni Center (on Woodburn at Dana). This reading is part of a series of events sponsored by XU’s Writing Program showcasing the work of Appalachian Women Writers. The reading will conclude Pauletta Hansel’s day-long visit to Xavier, where she will speak to the Appalachian Women Writers class and other groups on the role that Appalachia has played in her writing. The reading is free and open to the public; a reception follows. The series is made possible by a 2007 Wheeler Award for Curricular Development. For more information contact Christina Fisanick at 513-745-3511.

26: Michael Henson will read from Crow Call at Saint Thomas Aquinas College in Sparkill, New York.


8-10: West Virginia Writers Conference
22-24:LMU Mountain Literary Heritage Festival


15: On Sunday, July 15 at 3 p.m. sever writers from the Southern Appalachian Writers Cooperative will read at Malaprops Bookstore & Cafe. Readers include: Hilda Downer, Frankie Finley, David Wayne Hampton, Jane Hicks, Jim Hinsdale, Jim Minick, Jim Webb, and Dana Wildsmith. More details to follow. For more information, contact.


25: The 22nd Annual Pine Mountain Tacky Lawn Ornament & Pink Flamingo Soiree. This year’s thematic yard art contribution: wind chimes. See Wiley’s Last Resort for more details.


19-21: SAWC Fall Gathering, Highlander Center, New Market, TN

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