Wednesday, June 14, 2017
FC Mannone Awarded the 2017 Jean Ritchie Fellowship
Songs of Eretz is pleased to announce that Frequent Contributor John C. Mannone was awarded the 2017 Jean Ritchie Fellowship at the recent Mountain Heritage Literary Festival. The fellowship, which comes with a $1,500 honorarium, is considered to be one of the most prestigious awards for Appalachian literature. It is offered by Lincoln Memorial University, Harrogate, Tennessee. Congratulations, John!