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3/19 - STEP INTO THE CIRCLE - POSTPONED

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO COVID-19. Will confirm when we have a new date scheduled. 

 

Union Ave Books warmly welcomes contributing writers-- Patricia Hudson, Sam Stapleton, and Denton Loving--of STEP INTO THE CIRCLE: WRITERS IN MODERN APPALACHIA (edited by Amy Greene and Trent Thomson) to share about a place they call home. Book talk and signing; Thursday, March 19th 2020, at 6:30pm.
 

DESCRIPTION


Part photo book, part essay collection, and all praise for the mountains and valleys of the region, this book collects some of the region’s greatest literary treasures for a generation of readers. Edited by Bloodroot novelist Amy Greene and her husband Trent Thomson, this book also features Wendell Berry, Lee Smith, Crystal Wilkinson, Ron Rash, Wiley Cash, Silas House, Jason Howard, Adriana Trigiani, and others.
 


ABOUT THE EDITORS


AMY GREENE's first novel Bloodroot was a New York Times and national bestseller. In 2010 Greene won the Weatherford Award for Appalachian Fiction. Her second novel Long Man was a Washington Post “Top Book of the Year.” In 2016 Greene won the Willie Morris Award for Southern Literature and was inducted into the East Tennessee Literary Hall of Fame. Her essays have appeared in the New York Times and Glamour magazine, among other publications. Greene has lectured and conducted workshops across the country. Amy is cofounder of Bloodroot Mountain, a nonprofit organization based in the foothills of the Smoky Mountains.

TRENT THOMSON is cofounder of Bloodroot Mountain, a nonprofit organization based in the foothills of the Smoky Mountains. Thomson holds a MA in Literature and Theology from the Sewanee School of Letters. His 2015 thesis was titled “Living in Lectio: Praying with Their Pens.” Thomson edited A Week in Waiting, a collection of poems by Fr. Anthony Delisi, a Trappist monk. Thomson has published scholarly work on Thomas Merton and Wendell Berry on their shared sacramental worldview.

 


Event Date: 
Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 6:30pm
Address: 
517 Union Ave.
Knoxville, TN 37902
Books: 
Step Into the Circle: Writers in Modern Appalachia Cover Image
By Amy Greene (Editor), Trent Thomson (Editor)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781949467130
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Blair - December 3rd, 2019

Step Into the Circle: Writers in Modern Appalachia Cover Image
By Amy Greene (Editor), Trent Thomson (Editor)
$31.95
ISBN: 9781949467123
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Blair - December 10th, 2019