Short List 

A quick rundown of other highlights at the Southern Festival of Books

A quick rundown of other highlights at the Southern Festival of Books

♦ “The Extraordinary in the Ordinary and Vice Versa—Masters of the Short Story”: William Gay, Michael Knight, George Singleton, noon-1:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 10, Room 16, Legislative Plaza

♦ “America Showing Her Colors in Black and White”: Maggi Britton Vaughn, Denise Satterfield Wilson, James C. Floyd, Alicia Benjamin-Samuels, Carole Brown Knuth, noon-1:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 10, Capitol Boulevard Tent

♦ “Daughters of the Diaspora: Afra-Hispanic Writers”: Miriam DeCosta-Willis, 1-2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 10, Nashville Public Library, Conf. Room IA

♦ T.R. Pearson, 1-2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 10, Nashville Public Library Auditorium

♦ Stewart O’Nan, 1:30-2:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 10, Nashville Public Library, Conf. Room IB

♦ Haven Kimmel, 3-4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 10, Room 16, Legislative Plaza

♦ Lee Smith, 9-10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, War Memorial Auditorium

♦ Clyde Edgerton, 10-11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, War Memorial Auditorium

♦ “New Stories of the South 2003”: Dorothy Allison, Bret Anthony Johnston, Michael Knight, Chris Offutt, Kathy Pories, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, Nashville Public Library, Conf. Room IB

♦ Richard Rodriguez, noon-1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, Nashville Public Library Auditorium

♦ Sisters in Crime presents “Talking Dirty and Writing Gore: The Challenge of Writing Sex and Violence”: Chester Campbell, Kate Flora, Amy Gutman, Sarah Shaber, Alana J. White, Sallie Bissell, 12:30-2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, Room 16, Legislative Plaza

♦ “Life on the Street in the Urban South”: Hollis Hampton-Jones, Suzanne Kingsbury, 3-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, Nashville Public Library, Conf. Room II

♦ “Crossing the Color Line—White Voices of the Civil Rights Movement”: Catherine Fosl, Phil Noble, Mary Stanton, Carolyn Haines, noon-1:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 12, Nashville Public Library Auditorium

♦ Garrison Keillor, noon-1 p.m. Oct. 12, War Memorial Auditorium

♦ “The Sacred and the Profane: Music of the South”: David Cantwell, Bill Friskics-Warren, Marion Hatchett, 1-2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 12, Nashville Public Library, Conf. Room II

♦ Dorothy Allison, 1-2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 12, Capitol Boulevard Tent

♦ “Stories From the Blue Moon Cafe II: Anthology of Southern Writers”: William Gay, Brad Watson, Suzanne Kingsbury, Suzanne Hudson, Frank Turner Hollon, Sonny Brewer, 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 12, Nashville Public Library, Conf. Room IB

♦ Tom House, 2-3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 12, Poetry and Drama Stage

♦ Michael Sims, 2:30-3:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 12, Room 29, Legislative Plaza

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