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Tim Gilmore : Book Signing and Reading
September 20, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
This event will be socially distant with masks required for a reading and book signing by Tim Gilmore..a Jacksonville writer…
….two seatings…4- p.m. and 6 p.m……
Tim Gilmore writes about the haunted South. Murder Capital: 8 Stories, 1890s – 1980s is his 20th book. His others include Devil in the Baptist Church: Bob Gray’s Unholy Trinity, Stalking Ottis Toole: A Southern Gothic, The Mad Atlas of Virginia King and In Search of Eartha White, Storehouse for the People. Gilmore is the founder of JaxbyJax Literary Arts Festival, now in its seventh year, and the writer and creator of www.jaxpsychogeo.com, a project that explores place and catalogues the Southern Gothic, telling nearly 600 stories of strange and historic locations in and around Jacksonville, Florida. Gilmore teaches Literature and Writing at Florida State College at Jacksonville, where he was awarded a 2018 Distinguished Faculty Award. The Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville named Gilmore the 2018 Literary Artist of the Year. He served on Jacksonville City Council’s Civil Rights History Task Force and holds a Ph.D. in English from the University of Florida.