Lisa M. Russell, Admin GWA 
Georgia Writers Association 


Saturday June 11, 2011 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM EDT

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KSU Center 
3333 Busbee Drive
Kennesaw, GA 30144

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47th Annual Georgia Author of the Year Awards Banquet 

Join us for the 47th Annual Georgia Author of the Year Awards GAYABanquet and Ceremony. June 11, 2011 in the KSU Center on Busbee Drive in Kennesaw, GA. The Banquet (by reservation only - Register Below) will begin at 6:00. The Buffet Menu is listed below. The Awards Ceremony begins at 7:30. The Ceremony is free and open to the public. There will be theater seating for everyone at 7:30.However, if you would like to meet the nominees in an elegant dinner setting, please purchase your ticket to the banquet.

The KSU bookstore will be selling all the nominated books that are available. All nominees will sign their books after the event. It will be a night to remember.

Author Terry Kay, former GAYA winner and member of the Georgia Author Hall of Fame, will be there to accept the Georgia Author of the Year Lifetime Achievement Award. Get an autographed copy of one of his best selling books.

Dinner Buffet

Southwestern Caesar Salad with Hearts of Romaine,

Grape Tomato, Smoked Cheddar Cheese and

Tri-Colored Tortilla Strips tossed in Chipotle Caesar Dressing

Petit Fingerling Potato filled with Asiago and Chive Soufflé

Grilled Farmer’s Market Vegetable Medley

Thyme Braised Tender Chicken Breast on a Bed of Wilted Greens drizzled with Natural Jus Reduction

Soy Bourbon Glazed Petit Salmon Filet over Wilted Coleslaw

Dessert Presentation: Chef’s Choice Petit Fours

Fresh Brewed Sweet & Unsweetened Iced Tea w. Lemon Wedges & Iced Water

French Italian Dark Roasted Decaffeinated Coffee