Although Mark Twain has left this world, his literary legacy continues to influence today’s writers. Two authors, one raised in Hannibal, Missouri, and the other who married into a big Southern family, discuss the role of Twain's Mighty Mississippi and the deep-running ties that bind us.
|Where:||UA Mall Tent (Seats 250) |
|When:||Sun, Mar 11, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm|
|Signing area:||Sales & Signing Area - Central Mall (following presentation)|
|Genre:||Fiction / Literature|
Melissa Scholes Young is an award-winning author from Hannibal, Missouri, which she proudly claims as her hometown. Her writing has appeared in the Atlantic, Washington Post, Narrative, Ploughshares, and Poets & Writers....
Lisa Wingate is a former journalist, inspirational speaker, and New York Times best-selling author of thirty novels. Her work has won or been nominated for many awards -- including the Pat Conroy Southern Book Prize, the Oklahoma Book Award, the Utah Library Award, The Carol Award, the Christy Award and the RT Booklovers Reviewer’s Choice Award....