Literary Capital of Alabama

The City of Monroeville is the County Seat of Monroe County, Alabama.
Monroeville received the designation of “Literary Capital of Alabama” in 1997 by joint proclamation of both the Alabama House and Senate because of its history to produce many famous writers, such as, Nelle Harper Lee, Truman Capote, Mike Stewart, Cynthia Tucker and Mark Childress (to name a few). Learn more...

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