Monday, 08 April 2013 00:00

Gerald Duff Inducted into the Texas Institute of Letters

  Texas Institute of Letters     As part of the 2013 Annual Meeting of the Texas Institute of Letters, Gerald Duff did a brief presentation and reading from his novel, Blue Sabine, and was inducted into the Institute. The Texas Institute of Letters is a "non-profit organization whose purpose is to stimulate interest in Texas letters and to recognize distinctive literary achievement."

"In addition to recognizing literary achievement through the induction of members, the TIL annually gives awards for published work and, with the University of Texas at Austin, supports the Dobie Paisano Fellowship Program for writers."  Gerald Duff's collection of short stories, Fire Ants, was a finalist for the Texas Institute of Letters Jesse H. Jones Award for the 2007 Best Book of Fiction.

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