2018 Symposium Information
The 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.
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.
Moderated Symposium w/ Q&A — 11:00am
Seated Luncheon — 12:30pm
Book Signing — 1:30pm
Robertson College-Community Center
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