2017 Thomas Wolfe Society Conference, May 19-21-Indianapolis, IN

“Journeys in the Life and Work of Thomas Wolfe” “It was his first journey to a strange place alone. Eliza packed an old valise carefully, and stowed away a box of sandwiches and eggs. He went away at night. As he stood by his valise, washed, brushed,...

TWS President’s Fall Letter, Oct. 15, 2016

Dear Wolfeans, “If only Thomas Wolfe could see us now…” If you attended the 2016 Thomas Wolfe Lecture in Chapel Hill a few weeks ago, you heard this refrain in my remarks. It was a lovely October 4th day in 2016 on a vibrant college campus, and...

2016 TWS Meeting, Asheville, NC–May 20-22

38th Annual Meeting of the Thomas Wolfe Society  Dear Wolfe Friends, I look forward to seeing you in Asheville as we gather for a splendid program and good fellowship with the mountain springtime providing a majestic backdrop for our meeting. I have attached the TWS...

Call for Papers–TWS Conference: May 20-22, 2016, Asheville, NC

“Thomas Wolfe & the Creative Process” Call for Papers! For its 38th annual conference, the Thomas Wolfe Society invites papers exploring Wolfe’s experience of & relationship to the creative process: his own writing process; the inspiration he derived from...