4:26pm

Fri July 22, 2011
WUTC Local

Tocknell's Award-Winning Memoir Explores Nashville's Confederate Streets

Tocknell's Award-Winning Memoir Explores Nashville's Confederate Streets

Chattanooga, TN – Erin E. Tocknell is an author and a teacher who lives in Chattanooga. She grew up in Nashville, and her book Confederate Streets is partly history, partly personal narrative, exploring the legacy of civil rights and issues of class and race in Nashville. The book won the Social Justice and Equity Award in Creative Non-Fiction from Benu Press.

If you'd like to meet the author, she has a book signing on Saturday, July 23rd at Wild Hare Books on Signal Mountain. The signing starts at 2 p.m.