University of Alabama Winston Groom

Arts & Life
7:32 am
Thu October 25, 2012

Author of 'Forrest Gump' to Speak in Tuscaloosa

Credit gardenandgun.com

The author of "Forrest Gump" is scheduled to speak at the University of Alabama.

The Tuscaloosa News reports (http://bit.ly/QHNq3l) that Winston Groom will speak at noon on Oct. 29 at the Ferguson Theater on the campus.


The event is free and open to the public.


Groom is a 1965 University of Alabama graduate. He is expected to discuss the influence of the university and football on his writing.

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