Thursday, January 29, 2009
Video: Southern Voices at Hoover Public Library
Tickets are now on sale for Hoover [Ala.] Public Library's Southern Voices: A Celebration of Writing, Music, and Art being held February 19-22.
The festival includes an exhibit of artwork by Pamela Watters, concerts by Louden Wainwright III, and presentations by Adriana Trigiani, Greg Iles, Tasha Alexander, Mary Kay Andrews, Daniel Omotosho Black, Patti Callahan Henry, Ronald M. Gauthier, and Alabama author Daniel Wallace.
See the Southern Voices Web site for more details.
Audios from the 2007 festival and videos from the 2008 festival are available for streaming at the Web site. These presentations are also available for download at the Hoover Library Live multimedia blog.
Frye Galliard, Southern Voices, 2008, video (large file, may have long download time; Google Video, QuickTime, Windows Mediaplayer versions)
Joshilyn Jackson, Southern Voices, 2007, audio (play in window, play in popup, or download to your computer)
Charles J. Shields (biographer of Harper Lee), Southern Voices, 2007, audio (play in window, play in popup, or download to your computer)
Charles J. Shields, Southern Voices, 2007, brief video (play in window, play in popup, or download to your computer)
Midge Coates, Project Manager
This Goodly Land: Alabama's Literary Landscape