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All Georgia Writers Hall of Fame events will be held in Auditorium 271, Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries.

Sunday, November 4, 2018

3:00 p.m.  Panel discussion featuring Our Prince of Scribes: Writers Remember Pat Conroy contributors Terry Kay, Cynthia Graubart, and Cliff Graubart. Moderated by the book's co-editor Jonathan Haupt.

5:00 p.m. – Auditorium (Room 271): Author Discussion. Featuring Michael Bishop and Cynthia Shearer. Reception to follow.

Monday  November 5, 2018

Georgia Writers Hall of Fame 2017 Awards Ceremony

10:00 a.m. – Auditorium (Room 271), Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

Furman Bisher - Remarks by Neely Young.

Michael Bishop - Remarks by Dr. Hugh Ruppersburg.

Tayari Jones - Remarks by Dr. Barbara McCaskill.

Frances Newman - Remarks by Dr. James Cobb.

Cynthia Shearer - Remarks by Mary Hood.

 

An exhibit of materials from the Georgia Writers Hall of Fame will be on display in conjunction with these events.

Richard B. Russell Special Collections Libraries
300 S. Hull Street, Athens, GA

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