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MARCH 2019

TRIO publishes Eric Erdman's "Where Do We Go From Here," a musical response to The Vain Conversation.

FEBRUARY 8, 2019

The Vain Conversation designated an Honor Book for Fiction for 2019 by the Black Caucus of the American Library Association.

OCTOBER 2018

The Vain Conversation selected as a Great Group Reads 2018 Selection by the Women’s National Book Association.

AUGUST 16, 2018

The Vain Conversation is inducted into the Books All Georgians Should Read List by the Georgia Center for the Book!

FEBRUARY 2015

Kirkus and AJC reviews!

Read early reviews of The Vain Conversation (click on title).

Kirkus Reviews

Atlanta Journal and Constitution

KSU News Main Page Article

A coveted main page article from KSU is running February 2018.  Click on the title for the article.

KSU Main Page News

MAY 10, 2016

TROUBLE NO MORE: CRITICAL EDITION was launched on Amazon Kindle.  The e-book contains contextualizing essays by Pearl McHaney, Jeffrey Leak, and John Holman, as well as an interview with William Walsh.  These stories have been widely taught in high schools and universities and this critical edition and reader’s guide is perfect for the classroom.

November 1, 2016

FULL TEXTS OF ICE POEMS AND TROUBLE NO MORE AT DIGITAL COMMONS.  

Free downloads of the full texts of ICE POEMS and the 3rd edition of TROUBLE NO MORE are available at Digital Commons.

ICE POEMS

TROUBLE NO MORE

EVENTS PROPOSED for FALL 2021

October 6, 2021

Jasper County Highschool

14477 State Hwy 11, Monticello, GA 31064

Contact Luke McFarland: jlmcfarland@jasper.k12.ga.us

October 20, 2021

Western Ontario University, London, Onatario, CAN 

Zoom

Contact Laurence De Looze: ldelooze@uwo.ca

TBA

SUNY Oneonta

108 Ravine Pkwy, Oneonta, NY 13820

George Hovis: George.Hovis@oneonta.edu