Literature

PHOTO RECAP: Lit Party

We went to the Lit Party on Wednesday night at the Analog at Hutton Hotel. Here's what we saw.

The Dance Club

Take Lucy Negro, Redux—Caroline Randall Williams’ Shakespeare-inspired book of poetry about black identity and womanhood—add the Nashville Ballet, plus music from Rhiannon Giddens, and what do you get? One of the most groundbreaking events in the country

The Long and Winding Road

Local poet Leslie Garcia discusses her—and by extension, her family’s—harrowing path to poetry

Speak for Yourself

Nashville Youth Poet Laureate Haviland Whiting doesn’t shy away from the truth—and she wants other teens to follow her lead.

Who’s Gonna Fill Their Shoes?

MUSICIAN, JOURNALIST, AND COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME EDITOR PETER COOPER EXPLORES THE LEGENDS AND MYTHS BEHIND COUNTRY MUSIC IN HIS NEW BOOK

Lit City

THE PORCH COFOUNDER SUSANNAH FELTS AND EAST SIDE STORYTELLIN’ FOUNDER CHUCK BEARD ON THE STATE OF NASHVILLE LITERATURE