In 1929, Alabama author Babs H. Deal is born in Scottsboro, Ala.
In 1951, Alabama author Peter Huggins is born in Oxford, Miss.
In 1953, Alabama author Roy Hoffman 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.