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“Writers Meet Readers” at O.Henry Book Fair

The first “Writers Meet Readers” O.Henry Book Fair will be held at the O.Henry Hotel on Sunday, Jan. 26, from 4-6 p.m. It will feature 20 local writers, all with recently published books. Presented by the UNCG MFA Writing Program, the event will be hosted by O.Henry Magazine’s editor and New York Times best-selling author Jim Dodson. Each writer will be selling, signing and talking about their latest works.

There will be lots of UNCG authors and alumni represented:

Fred Chappell
Lee Zacharias
Michael Parker
Holly Goddard Jones
Terry Kennedy
Sarah Lindsay (alumna)
Sandra Redding (alumna)
Steve Cushman (alumnus)
Drew Perry (alumnus)

The Book Fair is named for Greensboro’s most famous writer, William Sydney Porter (O.Henry), and sponsored by the hotel and magazine by the same name. It will be held on the recently renovated Terrace Level at O.Henry Hotel (624 Green Valley Road). There is no admission fee.

For more information, go to www.ohenryhotel.com or call The UNCG MFA Writing Program at 336-334-5459.