For Readers and Writers

Recommended Books on Writing

Chapter16 - Tennessee's Virtual Center for the Book

Women's National Book Association, Nashville Chapter

Southern Festival of Books

Duke Writers Workshop

John C. Campbell Folk School

Hindman Settlement School, Appalachian Writers Workshop

Tennessee Young Writers Workshop

North Carolina Writers Network

Alabama Writers Conclave

Tennessee Mountain Writers

Tennessee Writers Alliance

Poets & Writers Magazine

Conference on Southern Literature

Chattanooga Festival of Writers

Southern Spaces

Academy of American Poets

Still:A Journal - southern Appalachian writing

Poetry Daily

More poetry links

Tennessee Authors

Appalachian Writers Association


Mental Health

National Alliance on Mental Illness


Rusted Bird Studio

Raw Vision Galleries

The Ginger Young Gallery: Self-Taught Art

The Art Company

Barbara Archer Gallery

Other Sites of Interest

New Opportunity School for Women

Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University

Center for the Study of the American South

Center for Southern Culture

Center for Appalachian Studies


Recommended Authors

Lee Smith

Clyde Edgerton

Jill McCorkle

Allan Gurganus

Toni Morrison

Judy Goldman

Pamela Duncan

Lynn York

Silas House

Michael Lee West

Lewis Nordan

Abigail DeWitt

Barbara Kingsolver

Jane Hicks

Dana Wildsmith

Robert Morgan

Harry Crews

Larry Brown

Michael Parker

Rita Dove

Ted Kooser

Nikki Giovanni

Wendell Berry

Kathryn Stripling Byer

Isabel Zuber

Geraldine Brooks

Edward P. Jones

Kaye Gibbons

Jaki Shelton Green

Virginia Holman

Bobby Ann Mason

Denise Giardina

AJ Verdelle



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