Lee’s new memoir, Dimestore will be published in March, 2016 by Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill.

Click to hear Lee Smith read a portion of The Last Girls.

2017 Events for Dimestore: A Writer's Life

Jan 31, 2017
10 AM
Key West Public Library
Cafe’ con Libros Program
Book signing to follow with on-sight book sales by Books & Books

Feb 23, 2017
Luncheon Speaker
Centennial Club of Nashville, TN
Book signing following with book sale by Parnassus Books
Contact: Barbara Phillips: bgregg@comcast.net

March 1-2, 2017
7:15 pm
Residency at Chatham Hall, Chatham VA
March 1 7:15- 8:15 pm
Public Talk and Book Signing
Contact: Mary Edmonds: medmonds@chathamhall.org

March 5, 2017
3:00 pm
Reading from works
Nasher Museum Author Series
Duke University, Nasher Museum of Art
Contact: Jessica Kay Ruhle: jessica.ruhle@duke.edu or nasher.duke.edu

March 14, 2017
Details TK
Luncheon Speaker
Carolina Meadows, Chapel Hill, NC
Book signing to follow
Contact: Christine Flora: chrflora1@gmail.com

March 22, 2017
11:30 AM
Luncheon Speaker
High Point Literary League
High Point Country Club, High Point, NC
Contact: Jeanette Langley: jnette704@gmail.com

March 30, 2017
Details TK
Keynote speaker at Luncheon NCCCLA Conference
(North Carolina Community College Library Association)
Crystal Coast Civic Center
Morehead City, NC
Contact: Sally Goodman: GoodmanS@coastalcarolina.edu

April 4, 2017
Time TK
Friends of Barton College Library Event
Dinner speaker
Barton College, Wilson, NC
Contact: Rebecca Godwin: rlgodwin@barton.edu

April 7, 2017
Details TK
Evening event in Lynchburg VA

April 10, 2017
3 PM
Lecture, NCSU OLLI Program (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute)
“I Was Country When Country Wasn’t Cool”
McKimmon Center, Raleigh, NC
Final program of a short course: “Lee Smith: Her Life and Works”

April 11, 2017
7 PM
Reading from Dimestore
Flyleaf Books
Chapel Hill, NC

April 13, 2017
7 PM
Reading from Dimestore
Regulator Books
Durham, NC

April 18, 2017
7 PM
Reading and Talk for Wake County Library Program
Cameron Village Regional Library
1930 Clark Ave, Raleigh, NC
Contact: Amy Funderburk: Amy.Funderburk@wakegov.com
919-856-6710

April 20, 2017
Details TK
Chatham County Literacy Spring Luncheon
The Governors Club
Contact: Liza Terll: lterll@email.unc.edu

April 23, 2017
2 PM
Reading from Dimestore
Quail Ridge Books, Raleigh, NC

May 13, 2017
11 AM
Reading from Dimestore
McIntyre's Books
Fearrington Village, Pittsboro, NC
Contact: Keebe Fitch 919-542-3030