Pat Riviere-Seel's new book of poems, "Nothing Below but Air," is reviewed. Also, see feature on Carolina Mountains Literary Festival, Sept. 5-6, Burnsville--28 authors and other notables! Read.
War vet bird artist
Michael Francis Reagan creates a fiction that stems from WNC mountains and contributes to war veterans' expressive efforts. Read review.
Black Mountain College art
See show of the work of the late Dan Rice, Sept. 5; hear talks about his connection to Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center. Learn more.
The Thomas Wolfe House features mountain music w/ living legend and other pickers, Sept. 13. Learn more.
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Through several generations in Mitchell County, the McKinneys have passed on a legacy. Read story.
Hogs on our mind
Story about how hogs shaped WNC culture refers to John Weaver, Robert Morgan, & Tipper Pressley.
Innocence Project, dateline 1808
Henry West went to the scaffold, was saved last minute, and was later exonerated. Read Asheville history story.
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See week's calendar of events.
Bookapalooza hosts Erika Marks (left), Christy Edwards, and Kim Boykin, Fountainhead Bookstore, Sept. 27.
Roy Owenby (right) reads from "Blue Ridge Mountain Heritage," Macon Co. Library, Oct. 2.
Eden Glenn, Cheri Clifton, and Leanna Sain read from their romance novels, Blue Ridge Books, Oct. 4.
Posted by Rob Neufeld on August 22, 2014 at 11:57am
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