Events Schedule


Oct. 3: Johnson City (Tenn.) Public Library, 6:30 p.m.

Oct. 11-12: Southern Festival of Books, Nashville. Panel and signing, Oct. 12, noon (Central Time)

Nov. 14: Sons of the American Revolution (Kings Mountain chapter), Johnson City, Tenn., 6 p.m.

Nov. 16: Kentucky Book Festival, Kentucky Horse Park, Lexington.

Nov. 22: “Inside Appalachia” (radio interview). Check local radio listings for specific air date and time, or visit


Feb. 10: King University Institute of Faith and Culture, Bristol, Tenn.: King Institute Appalachian Lectures: King University Chapel, 10 a.m. First Baptist Church, Bristol, 7 p.m.

Feb. 22: Rose Glen Literary Festival, Sevierville, Tenn.

Feb. 27: Sons of the American Revolution, Rogersville, Tenn.

March 4-7: Association of Writers and Writing Programs Conference, San Antonio, Texas (Panel).

April 19: Grandview Christian Church book group, Johnson City, Tenn. (tentative). 4–6 p.m.


April 7–10, 2021: Festival of Faith and Writing, Calvin University, Grand Rapids, Mich. (Postponed from 2020 due to coronavirus.)