- Associated Press - Sunday, May 25, 2014

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - Two Alabama literary groups are teaming up to launch an Alabama Writers Hall of Fame expected to be housed at the University of Alabama.

The Tuscaloosa News reports (https://bit.ly/1taa5Gt ) the Alabama Center for the Book and the Alabama Writers’ Forum are collaborating on the project aimed at promoting the state’s literary history.

Alabama Writers’ Forum Director Jeanie Thompson says the groups have been working on the idea for about two years. The Alabama Writers Hall of Fame is expected to be housed in the University of Alabama’s Gorgas Library.

The groups are assembling a list of potential inductees and suggestions from the public are being accepted.

___

Information from: The Tuscaloosa News, https://www.tuscaloosanews.com

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide