This Goodly Land

On This Day in Alabama Literary History

  • In 1954, Alabama author William March dies in New Orleans, La.
  • In 1927, Alabama author and forester Tom Kelly is born in Mobile, Ala.

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.

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