East Tennessee Writers Hall of Fame Inductees


2015

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

 

2014

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

 

2013

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

 

2012

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

 

2011

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

 

2010

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

 

2009

Nonfiction: Sam Venable
Fiction: David Madden
Poetry: RB Morris
Lifetime Achievement: Richard Curry Marius

 

2008

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

 

2007

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

 

2006

First Tennessee Award for Fiction: Allen Wier
Award for Nonfiction: Jon Jefferson
Pilot Award for Poetry: Jeff Daniel Marion
News Sentinel Award for Lifetime Achievement: Ina Hughs

 

2005

First Tennessee Award for Fiction: Mary Bozeman Hodges
Metro Pulse Award for Nonfiction: Jack Neely
Pilot Award for Poetry: Marilyn Kallet
News Sentinel Award for Lifetime Achievement: James Agee

 

2004

First Tennessee Award for Fiction: Cormac McCarthy
Pilot Award for Nonfiction: Wilma Dykeman
Clayton Award for Poetry: Nikki Giovanni
News Sentinel Award for Lifetime Achievement: Carson Brewer