Join us Monday, April 2, 2018 as Chowan University confers the 2018 Mary Frances Hobson recipient, author Jim Grimsley, Professor of Creative Writing at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. Following a dinner at 6:00 p.m. (business attire), Grimsley will deliver the Hobson Lecture at Chowan that evening at 7:30 p.m. followed by a book signing. This event is open for community members to join.
Hobson Day Events
Monday, April 2
2:00 p.m. – Hobson Dialogue
5:00 p.m. – Friends of the Libray Reception
6:00 p.m. – Hobson Prize Conferral and Dinner
7:30 p.m. – Hobson Prize Lecture
Deadline for Registration: February 19 at 6:00 p.m.
Registration Fee: $25.00*
Fee includes payment for the Hobson Conferral Dinner (6:00 p.m.)
and Lecture (7:30 p.m.) on April 2.
For more information, contact the Office of the Provost, Nancy Cox at 252-398-6211 or Cox@chowan.edu
*The price of the dinner includes NC state and local sales taxes.