The Literary South Is In Mourning
By Margaret Renkl
The New York Times, 22 January 2018

Word came last week that Rivendell Writers’ Colony in Sewanee, Tenn., will be closing at the end of March. When I first heard the news, I wept. I was not alone. Sewanee, on top of Monteagle Mountain not far from Chattanooga, is barely a pinprick on the map — less a town than a crossroads where the gas station doubles as the local grocery store. (more….)