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Anthology of Appalachian Writers Volume XV
The Anthology of Appalachian Writers: Barbara Kingsolver Volume XV centers on the work of Barbara Kingsolver, Shepherd University’s 2022 Appalachian Heritage Writer-in-Residence. Kingsolver was at Shepherd for the Appalachian Heritage Festival in September 2022 and has continued to work with the editors on the completion of the book.
The 2023 volume contains a host of world-class authors, including West Virginia Poet Laureate Marc Harshman and Ohio Poet Laureate Kari Gunter-Seymour, as well as Award-winning writers such as Karen Spears Zacharias, Marie Manilla, Mark DeFoe, and playwright/fiction writer D. W. Gregory.