Hal Crowther talks about Freedom Fighters and Hell Raisers: A Gallery of Memorable Southerners

We are very sorry to say Ben Fountain will not be able to make the trip to Flyleaf due to circumstances beyond his control. The ever-entertaining "firebrand" Hal Crowther will still discuss his latest book and the lives that changed the social landscape of the South. Please join us!

Tuesday 2/26, 7 p.m.

Hal Crowther discusses his latest book Freedom Fighters and Hell Raisers: A Gallery of Memorable Southerners

Hal Crowther is an award-winning critic and essayist, a journalist whose work has appeared in Time, Newsweek, Granta, and Narrative magazines, among many others, and in the Oxford American, where his column “Dealer’s Choice” was a finalist for a National Magazine Award. His columns and reviews have been published in the New York Times, Washington Post, Atlanta Journal Constitution, Spectator, and many independent weeklies and journals. A recipient of the Baltimore Sun’s Mencken Award for Writing, he is the author of four essay collections and An Infuriating American: The Incendiary Arts of H.L. Mencken. For his third collection of essays, Gather at the River, he was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle prize for criticism. He lives in Hillsborough, NC, with his wife, novelist Lee Smith.

 

 

 

Event date: 
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
752 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Freedom Fighters and Hell Raisers: A Gallery of Memorable Southerners Cover Image
By Hal Crowther, Silas House (Foreword by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780932112781
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Blair - October 16th, 2018