Chapter 16
A Community of Tennessee Writers, Readers & Passersby

Summoned to Memphis

Novelist Lauren Groff headlines the 2016 Mid-South Book Festival

midsouthbookfestivalteaserFates and Furies, Lauren Groff’s third novel, was a finalist for the 2015 National Book Award in fiction. Groff will be among seventy writers at the 2016 Mid-South Book Festival, held in Memphis September 9-11, 2016. Today she speaks with Chapter 16 about marriage, the trials of portraying anger and death in fiction, and the pleasures of writing in longhand.

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