Highland Summer Writers' Conference

Crystal Wilkinson

2019 Conference

The 42nd annual HSC will be held at Radford University’s beautiful Selu Conservancy the entire week of July 8 - 12. Multi-genre Affrilachian author Crystal Wilkinson will serve as guest writer/facilitator. Interested individuals can enroll in the conference to obtain traditional three-hour course credit at the graduate or undergraduate level, or register through the Appalachian Regional & Rural Studies Center at a reduced rate for continuing education credits or to simply participate. For more information, please contact Theresa Burriss.


Tim Poland

Crystal Wilkinson will provide a free reading to the public on Tuesday, July 9, at 7 p.m. in Radford University’s McConnell Library, while novelist Tim Poland will read on Thursday, July 11, at 7 p.m., also in McConnell Library.