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The 25th Southern Writers SymposiumCreated in 1982, the Methodist University Southern Writers Symposium is designed to encourage scholarship on southern literature and culture, as well as to celebrate the writings of contemporary southern authors.
Look for our 2015 date coming soon!
For more information, contact Brenda Jernigan at (910) 630-7454 or
The 24th Southern Writers Symposium Emerging Writers Contest
Poetry Finalists and Winners
"The Dare" by Connie Green (3rd place)
Fiction Finalists and Winners
"Frida and Jackie" by Maggie Morgan (2nd place)
The 24th Southern Writers Symposium Sandhills Young Writers Contest