In 1914, the movie Sir Galahad of Twilight, screenplay written by Alabama author Marie Stanley under her maiden name Marie Layet, is released.
In 1926, Alabama author Margaret Searcy is born in Raleigh, N.C.
In 1950, Alabama author Clement Wood dies in Schenectady, N.Y.
From Sand Mountain to Bayou La Batre, Alabama’s literary heritage is as rich as its geography. This Goodly Land is a dynamic portal through which the world can explore Alabama’s diverse literary landscape. Join us on this tour of Alabama’s literary abundance, past and present.