Karen Salyer McElmurray, 24th Annual ODU Literary Festival
Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Fine and Performing Arts Center
Karen Salyer McElmurray is Writer-in-Residence at Berry College in Mount Berry, Georgia. Her first book was a novel entitled Strange Birds in the Tree of Heaven (October, 1999, Hill Street Press) and her memoir, forthcoming in March from Hill Street, is Mother of the Disappeared: An Appalachian Birth Mother's Journey. McElmurray has received grants from the NEA and the Kentucky Foundation for Women. This summer she received the Lillie Chaffin Award for Appalachian Writing.
McElmurray read on Friday, October 5, 2001 at 4:00 p.m.
McElmurray, Karen Salyer, "Karen Salyer McElmurray, 24th Annual ODU Literary Festival" (2001). 24th Annual Literary Festival at ODU: October 1-5, 2001. 11.