September 13-16, 2018
Lexington, Kentucky

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Short Story Writer, Novelist Ann Beattie to Headline Women Writers Conference

by Whitney Hale
(Jan. 22, 2015) — A friendship with novelist and new University of Kentucky faculty member Hannah Pittard led to Ann Beattie becoming keynote speaker for the 2015 Kentucky Women Writers Conference. The conference, which runs Sept. 11-12, will follow the publication of Beattie’s next book, "The State We’re In: Maine Stories," in August.