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Writers Weekend at Summerville: A Conference for Emerging Writers

Writers Weekend at Summerville, a conference for emerging writers, is sponsored by the English and Foreign Languages Department of Georgia Regents University, in Augusta. The annual event, now in its third year, features award-winning authors and GRU faculty who discuss elements of craft and share their original creative nonfiction, fiction, music, and poetry. Featured presenters for the 2015 conference, April 17-18, include Phil Klay, winner of the 2014 National Book Award for Fiction; Wiley Cash, two-time New York Times best-selling author; and Aja Monet, acclaimed performance poet and singer-songwriter. For more information—including author bios and a complete schedule of events—visit gru.edu/colleges/pamplin/efl/writersweekend.