Wine and cheese plus poetry under the stars!
The 12th Annual Chattahoochee Valley Writers Conference kicks off with a wine-and-cheese party at the Rothschild-Pound House Inn on Friday, September 28 at 6:30 pm.
The event is open to the public to introduce the conference faculty. Literary types and
enthusiasts of all stripes are invited.
The party will be followed by Poetry Under the Stars in the inn's courtyard, under trees surrounded by flickering white lights. Nick Norwood, director of the Carson McCullers Center for Writers and Musicians, will read from his newest book. Jennifer Horne, Poet Laureate of Alabama, will read from her collections on Southern Women and the Southern Connection to the Land, Local poets will showcase their work and talent.