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The Alabama Writers' Forum
By HOLLY LANG
BIRMINGHAM POST-HERALD 19 September 2005
The Alabama Writers' Forum is a statewide program that endorses literary
arts through various programs, events and partnerships, such as Aid to
Inmate Mothers and Birmingham-Southern College.
The Web site features resources and announcements, as well as electronic
versions of their publication "First Draft." You'll also find information
about literary arts awards, scholarship information and the Harper Lee
Award for Alabama's Distinguished Writer, a yearly award established in 1998
that honors lifetime literary achievements.
Also on the site is information about "Writing Our Stories: An
Anti-Violence Creative Writing Program," a violence prevention creative writing
program that takes place on three campuses of the Alabama Department of Youth
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