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The author of Ahab's Wife,
Sena Jeter Nasland has won the Harper
Lee Award for Alabama's Distinguished Writer 2000. Naslund, a
Birmingham native who teaches at the University of Louisville, will be presented
the award at the Alabama Writers Symposium in Monroeville May 3-5.
- Mystery author and Agatha Award winner Elizabeth Daniels
Squire, 74, died unexpectedly February 25, 2001 in California. She had stopped to visit her
son after a business trip to Alaska.
Squire worked as a journalist before publishing her first novel in 1990. She wrote seven mysteries set in North Carolina and Tennessee
that followed the adventures of Peaches Dann, an absent-minded amateur sleuth.
Silver Dagger Mysteries has created a tribute page for Elizabeth Daniels Squire --
Regional Book Signings
- March 24, 2001. 1-3 pm.
- Virtually Southern Books, 108 North Main
Street, Clayton, GA
- Deborah Smith will be signing On Bear
- Call for Papers
Southern Picturesque (deadline: March 15, 2001)
Century American Women, North and South (deadline: March 30, 2001)
Society for the Study of Southern Literature Conference (deadline: October
Georgia! and O' Georgia Too! Writing Competitions (deadline: March 15, 2001)
Mountain Writers Writing Contest (deadline: March 11, 2001)
O'Connor Award for Short Fiction (deadline: May 31, 2001)
- News from
- 2001: 02
- 2000: 12