Words & Music: A Literary Feast in New Orleans (November 17 – 21, 2010) has issued a Call for Papers on The Literature of War & Collateral Damage. The 2010 Humanities theme is The Literature of War & Collateral Damage. The conference offers programming designed for multiple audiences: students and scholars, developing writers, established authors, ...Read more.
Two More Good Reason to Enter the William Faulkner – William Wisdom Creative Writing Competition: First, our finalists get published. Josh Russell, who has been a finalist in the Faulkner – Wisdom Competition several times, will have his novel, My Bright Midnight, published in September, 2010. And it’s already getting great comments. Here’s one from ...Read more.
If you caught Roy’s guest appearance on HBO’s new hit series Treme this week, you’ve probably already decided he’s a guy you want to know… You’d be right. Roy Blount Jr., a winner of the Faulkner Society’s annual ALIHOT Award (A Legend in His/Her Own Time) for Literature, is a frequent member of the Words ...Read more.
As the countdown to registration continues, the Pirate’s Alley Faulkner Society is thrilled to announce that author Heidi W. Durrow will join the faculty at this year’s Words & Music: A Literary Feast in New Orleans. Heidi is a graduate of Stanford, Columbia’s Graduate School of Journalism, and Yale Law School. She is the recipient ...Read more.