Anthology of Appalachian Writers Reading at Four Seasons Books, with DW Gregory, Noche Gauthier, Pat Donohoe, and Sue Silver (Volume 14, Marie Manilla).
Concert at the Frank Center Plaza (indoors at the Frank Theater if inclement weather).
Monday, September 26
Byrd CHE, "Connected: Reflections on Ecology, Technology, and the Human Condition, with Dr. Jeff Groff," 2019 WV Professor of the Year and Chair of Environmental and Physical Sciences Department. Free and Open to the Public.
Dinner at The Press Room in Shepherdstown with Fiction Competition Winners.
Scarborough Society Lecture & Keynote "Challenges to the Global Village: Appalachia and the Ties that Bind" and Awards Ceremony (Kingsolver receives the Appalachian Heritage Writer’s Award, presents WV Fiction Competition awards, and gives Scarborough Lecture, Frank Center Theater, followed by reception and book signing). Free and Open to the Public.