DTM Book Fest Picks: honoring local "Maestro" George Garrett

Former George Garrett students, Carrie Brown (The Last First Day), R.H.W. Dillard (Understanding George Garrett),Kelly Cherry (, and biographer Casey Clabough (George Garrett: A Critical Biography) consider the literary life and work of the local writer, and famed UVA teacher, sometimes called "Maestro": possibly the most variously gifted southern writer following Robert Penn Warren. Takes place at CitySpace-Piedmont Council for the Arts today at 4pm.