Clarksville, TN Online: News, Opinion, Arts & Entertainment.


Topic: Zone 3

APSU’s Zone 3 Fall 2017 Reading Series to feature Fiction, Poetry and Film

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Zone 3, the Austin Peay State University Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts’ literary journal, welcomes a diverse group of writers, filmmakers and creative minds for its Fall 2017 Zone 3 Reading Series.

Steven Sherrill will travel to campus on September 19th, at 4:00pm to give a reading of his fiction.

Zone 3 Fall 2017 Reading Series «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Events | No Comments
 

30th anniversary of APSU’s Zone 3 to be celebrated November 4th with Reading and Reception

 

APSU's Zone 3 PressClarksville, TN – On Friday, November 4th, 2016, the Austin Peay State University Center for Excellence for the Creative Arts’ literary journal Zone 3 will celebrate its 30th anniversary with readings by a number of award-winning former contributors and editors at 4:00pm.

The event, which takes place in the Franklin Room at F&M Bank in downtown Clarksville, is free and open to the public.

30th anniversary of APSU's Zone 3 to be celebrated November 4th with Reading and Reception «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Events | No Comments
 

Award-winning poet Aimee Nezhukumatathil to give reading at APSU on September 15th

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Award-winning author Aimee Nezhukumatathil will be on the campus of Austin Peay State University for a reading of her work on September 15th at 8:00pm in the Morgan University Center, Room 303.

The event, sponsored by Zone 3 Press and the APSU Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts, is free and open to the public.

Aimee Nezhukumatathil

Aimee Nezhukumatathil

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Education | No Comments
 


11th Annual Clarksville Writers Conference to be held June 4th and 5th

 

Clarksville Writers ConferenceClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Arts and Heritage Development Council, in partnership with Austin Peay State University and the Tennessee Arts Commission, is pleased to announce the Eleventh Annual Clarksville Writers Conference, being held June 4th and 5th, 2015, on the campus of Austin Peay State University.

We are very honored to have as this year’s keynote speaker Sharyn McCrumb, award-winning Southern writer best known for her Appalachian “Ballad” novels, including the New York Times bestsellers The Ballad of Tom Dooley and She Walks These Hills, and the forthcoming Prayers the Devil Answers.

Sharyn McCrumb to keynote 11th Annual Clarksville Writers Conference.

Sharyn McCrumb to keynote 11th Annual Clarksville Writers Conference.

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Events | No Comments
 

11th Annual Clarksville Writers Conference announces New York Times Bestselling Author Sharyn McCrumb as Keynote Speaker

 

Clarksville Writers ConferenceClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Arts and Heritage Development Council, in partnership with Austin Peay State University and the Tennessee Arts Commission, is pleased to announce the Eleventh Annual Clarksville Writers Conference, being held June 4th and 5th, 2015, on the campus of Austin Peay State University.

We are very honored to have as this year’s keynote speaker Sharyn McCrumb, award-winning Southern writer best known for her Appalachian “Ballad” novels, including the New York Times bestsellers The Ballad of Tom Dooley and She Walks These Hills, and the forthcoming Prayers the Devil Answers.

Sharyn McCrumb to keynote 11th Annual Clarksville Writers Conference.

Sharyn McCrumb to keynote 11th Annual Clarksville Writers Conference.

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Events | No Comments
 

APSU Community School of the Arts to host One-Day Creative Writing Workshops Series

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Whether you’re a young student interested in exploring creative writing or an adult learner interested in fine-tuning your craft, there will be something for everyone this spring at Austin Peay State University’s Community School of the Arts.

During the months of April and May, APSU will be hosting a number of specialized one-day writing classes and workshops aimed at helping learners grow their skills in a number of disciplines, including short stories, poetry and fantasy fiction. «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Events | No Comments
 

APSU’s Zone 3 journal recognized in “Best American Essays 2014”

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – In the spring of 2013, an essay titled “The Birds of South America” landed on the desk of Dr. Amy Wright, Austin Peay State University associate professor of languages and literature. It was 28 pages long.

“It’s a very long essay,” Wright said. “I took one look at it and I thought, I don’t know if we should devote that much printed space to one piece.”

The Zone 3 Volume 28. (Shekinah Ellis, APSU)

The Zone 3 Volume 28. (Shekinah Ellis, APSU)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Education | No Comments
 


APSU’s Zone 3 journal recognized in “Best American Essays 2013”

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Every October, the country’s literary community eagerly awaits the release of the “Best American Series,” celebrating the top writing published in the United States in a given year.

The anthologies are a Who’s Who of a genre’s current literary stars, but they also highlight the nation’s preeminent magazines and journals that feature these works.

Austin Peay State University's Zone 3 Journal

Austin Peay State University’s Zone 3 Journal

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Education | No Comments
 

Poet Helena Mesa to read from debut collection at APSU on October 11th

 

Austin Peay State University

Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – In the spring of 2006, Austin Peay State University’s literary journal, Zone 3, published the poem, “Sway This Night,” by Pittsburgh native Helena Mesa. That work is now part of Mesa’s acclaimed new collection, “Horse Dance Underwater,” which former Maryland Poet Laureate Michael Collier called a “virtuosic first book” that leaves readers “breathless, exhilarated and transformed.” «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Events | No Comments
 

Poetry reading held at Austin Peay State University

 

Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – On September 15th, at 4:00pm, two Award-winning Poets gave a poetry reading at the APSU’s Gentry Auditorium in the Kimbrough Building.

American Book Award-winning author and poet Rigoberto González, visited APSU to read his work. Afterwards, he introduced Amanda Auchter who read from her prize-winning collection. Her book, “The Glass Crib,” won the 2010 Zone 3 First Book Award for Poetry, an annual contest hosted by Austin Peay State University’s literary journal and the Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts.

«Read the rest of this article»

 


Page 1 of 212

  • Visit Us On FacebookVisit Us On TwitterVisit Us On GooglePlusVisit Us On PinterestVisit Us On YoutubeCheck Our Feed
  • Personal Controls

    Archives