Schedule
EATONTON LITERARY FESTIVAL & BOOK FAIR
A Celebration of the Georgia Piedmont
Friday, Saturday & Sunday, August 3, 4, & 5, 2001




Friday, 8-10 p.m. David Bottoms, Poet Laureate of the State of Georgia
Eatonton Presbyterian Church, 307 North Madison Ave.
Saturday 9 a.m. Book Fair and Registration, opens with coffee
Great Hall, First United Methodist Church, 301 Jefferson Ave.
9:30 a.m. African-American Folktales, Carolyn Jabulile White, Gullah Storyteller
Eatonton-Putnam County Public Library, 309 North Madison Ave.
10 a.m. Joel Chandler Harris Lecture
Linda Harris, Harris' great-great-granddaughter, on the Harris Family
First Baptist Church, 115 North Madison Ave.
10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Map Guided Literary Tours Featuring Significant Sites in the lives of Joel Chandler Harris and Alice Walker.
Including Turnwold Plantation and Wards Chapel Church and Cemetery
11:30 a.m. African-American Folktales, Carolyn Jabulile White, Gullah Storyteller
Eatonton-Putnam County Public Library, 309 North Madison Ave.
11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Eatonton-Putnam County Historical Society Lunch (Reserved Seating)
Reid-Bronson House, 114 North Madison Ave.
1:30 p.m. African-American Folktales, Carolyn Jabulile White, Gullah Storyteller
Eatonton-Putnam County Public Library, 309 North Madison Ave.
3 p.m. Alice Walker Round Discussion About Life in Putnam County
Featuring Jimmy and Bobby Walker
Putnam County Courthouse
7:30 p.m. Precious Bryant, Rural Acoustic Blues Performer from Waverly Hall, GA
Introduced by George Mitchell and accompanied by Cathy and Jake Fussell
The Plaza, 300 Block of North Madison Ave
Sunday, 11:15 a.m. Mass at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Milledgeville.
2 p.m. Flannery O'Connor Presentation About Life in Milledgeville.
Featuring O'Connor's Cousin Louise Flourencourt and others.
Old Governor's Mansion, Milledgeville.
2:30-4 p.m. O'Connor Ramble in Milledgeville.
O'Connor Collection at the Ina Dillard Russell Library, Georgia College & State University, Milledgeville.
Historic Memory Hill Cemetery, Milledgeville.


Created 17 May 2000. Last Updated Monday, June 1, 2001 15:42:24.
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