Scheduling Notice:

The Library will be closed on Friday, April 19 and on Sunday, April 21 for Easter holiday. Lawson McGhee Library will be closed on Monday, April 22 for construction. 

Author Marianne Wiggins: an excerpt

Marianne Wiggins photo

Marianne Wiggins is the author of seven books of fiction including Evidence of Things Unseen, which is set in Knoxville. She has won an NEA grant, the Whiting Writers' Award, and the Janet Heidinger Kafka Prize, and she was a National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize finalist in fiction for Evidence of Things Unseen. An evening with Marianne Wiggins was sponsored by Friends of the Library in honor of the 125th anniversary of Knox County Public Library. Here's a short excerpt of her reading and opening remarks recorded on January 24, 2012.