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Appalachian Writers Association Records

 Collection — other: Boxes 1-4
Identifier: AppMs-564
The Appalachian Writers Association Records contain financial and administrative records, correspondence, board meeting minutes, newsletters, conference materials, and membership information. The majority of the files were collected by Patricia Shirley, the AWA’s recording secretary. The collection also includes poetry, short stories, and essays that had been submitted for AWA contests.

The collection covers the period of 1980-1999 and includes some undated material.


  • 1980 - 1999


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research


4.00 linear feet

4.00 Boxes


The collection is arranged in one series with material arranged alphabetically by subject. The material in the oversized folder is also arranged alphabetically by subject.

Method of Acquisition

The Appalachian Writers Association was donated to the Archives of Appalachia by Dr. Theresa Lloyd, department of English at East Tennessee State University, on July 25, 2000

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Brianne Johnson and opened for research in December 2006.
Brianne Johnson
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

PO Box 70295
344 J.L. Seehorn Jr. Rd.
Johnson City TN 37614 USA