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2018 Symposium Information

bas2018-authors.jpgThe 32nd Annual Brady's Author Symposium featuring authors George Singleton and Tom Cooper is slated for Thursday, March 1, 2017 in the Robertson College-Community Center on Catawba's campus. 

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About the Authors

Author of two novels and seven collections of short fiction including Between Wrecks and Calloustown. He is a former Guggenheim fellow, a recipient of the Hillsdale Award for Fiction from the Fellowship of Southern Writers. George grew up in Greenwood, SC and currently lives in Spartanburg where he teaches fiction at Wofford College.

Tom Cooper was born in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, and now lives in New Orleans. His short stories have appeared in "Oxford American," "Mid-American Review," and "Gulf Coast," among many others. Random House/Crown published his first novel, The Marauders, in 2015. He is at work on several new projects, including television scripts and novels.


Purchase your tickets online or call the Public Relations Office at (704) 637-4393. Tickets will be distributed beginning January 29, 2018. Be sure to join our mailing list for updates!



  • Moderated Symposium w/ Q&A —  11:00am

  • Seated Luncheon — 12:30pm

  • Book Signing — 1:30pm


Robertson College-Community Center



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