Calling young creative writers: 10th-12th graders are invited to apply to the AYWW, a residential creative writing workshop held on the campus of Lincoln Memorial University in the mountains of Harrogate, TN.
**New Date**Matthew Shenoda reads from his work on May 31st, 8:00 pm at Casa Azafran, 2195 Nolensville Pike. He will lead a workshop, Poetry & Travel, on June 1st, 10:00am at the Global Education Center, 4822 Charlotte Avenue.
Humanities Tennessee is a proud supporter of the Knox County Public Library’s Children’s Festival of Reading. The Festival features children’s book authors, illustrators, storytellers, and more! You can learn more and see the full schedule here...
Our third Conversations Bureau selection of 2013 is set for May 6th at 6:00 pm in Smyrna, TN, hosted by the Sam Davis Home and Museum. Region, Race and Memory: Inheriting the Civil War will be led by Dr. Michael Bertrand, TSU, and will explore factors that shape our shared and disparate stories of the Civil War. Writings by Robert Penn Warren and Ta-Nehisi Coates will be provided to participants and serve as a springboard for discussion.