East Tennessee Writers Hall of Fame Inductees


2017

Lifetime Achievement: Jack Neely
Fiction: Julia Watts
Nonfiction: Sherri Gardner Howell
Poetry: Erin Elizabeth Smith
Social Media: Jamie Fromberger

 

2016

Lifetime Achievement: Leslie Garrett (Posthumous)
Fiction: Pamela Schoenewaldt
Nonfiction: Margaret Lazarus Dean
Poetry: Earl S. Braggs
Social Media: Randall Brown

 

2015

Lifetime Achievement: Georgiana Vines
Fiction: Amy Greene
Nonfiction: Vince Staten
Poetry: Jesse Graves
Social Media: Alan Sims

 

2014

Lifetime Achievement: Vince Vawter
Fiction: Bob Leggett
Nonfiction: David Lauver
Poetry: Charles Wright
Social Media: Frank Murphy

 

2013

Lifetime Achievement: Quentin Tarantino
Fiction: Karl Edward Wagner
Nonfiction: John Adams
Poetry: Arthur Stewart
Social Media: Mark Schaefer

 

2012

Lifetime Achievement: Lisa Alther
Fiction: Inman Majors
Nonfiction: David Brill
Poetry: Richard Jackson
Social Media: Dr. Glenn Reynolds

 

2011

Lifetime Achievement: Jim Dykes
Fiction: Michael Knight
Nonfiction: Don Williams
Poetry: Linda Parsons Marion
Social Media: Katie Allison Granju

 

2010

Lifetime Achievement: Alex Haley (Posthumous)
Fiction: Lolita Clause
Nonfiction: Bruce Wheeler
Poetry: Edward Francisco
Social Media: Cynthia Moxley

 

2009

Lifetime Achievement: Richard Curry Marius
Fiction: David Madden
Nonfiction: Sam Venable
Poetry: R.B. Morris

 

2008

Lifetime Achievement: Connie Jordan Green
Fiction: David Hunter
Nonfiction: Fred Brown
Poetry: George Scarborough

 

2007

Lifetime Achievement: Jon Manchip White
Fiction: Jeanne McDonald
Nonfiction: Robert Booker
Poetry: Dr. Arthur Smith

 

2006

Lifetime Achievement: Ina Hughs
Fiction: Allen Wier
Nonfiction: Jon Jefferson
Poetry: Jeff Daniel Marion

 

2005

Lifetime Achievement: James Agee (Posthumous)
Fiction: Mary Bozeman Hodges
Nonfiction: Jack Neely
Poetry: Marilyn Kallet

 

2004

Lifetime Achievement: Carson Brewer
Fiction: Cormac McCarthy
Nonfiction: Wilma Dykeman
Poetry: Nikki Giovanni