NC Poet Laureate Joseph Bathanti returns to his alma mater to deliver this year’s…Continue
Started May 9, 2013
UNC:A’s Great Smokies Writing Program will offer five-course summer workshops this June and…Continue
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The Writers’ Workshop of Asheville is asking writers to write about a difficult period in their lives, how they overcame it, and how they were changed by it in their Hard Times Writing Contest.
1st place: A 3 night stay at The Mountain Muse B&B in Asheville, OR 3 free online workshops, OR 100 pages line-edited and revised by The Writers’ Workshop’s editorial staff;
2nd place: A 2 night…
Posted on May 29, 2013 at 7:41pm
New book with WNC connection:
Choose by Casey Long (Tate trade paper, January 2013, 266 pages, $20.99).
Author event: 1 p.m., Sat., Apr. 27 at Sam's Club, 645 Patton Ave., Asheville
Debut Christian thriller novel by a Candler resident:
A young woman, the victim of a brutal assault, searches for a missing child and steps into the realm of the supernatural. Will she be able to escape her captor, or will she die for her beliefs?
Posted on April 24, 2013 at 3:00pm
Master storyteller Gary Carden of The Liars Bench presents “Madison,” a monologue honoring the life of Western Carolina University founder Dr. Robert Lee Madison, on Fri., April 26 at 7 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship in Franklin.
Carden, assisted by Pam Meister, curator of the Mountain Heritage Center at WCU, tells the life story of Dr. Madison, a man who promoted the idea of a school that would…
Posted on April 13, 2013 at 6:04pm
Members from NC’s Government & Heritage Library and the State Archives of North Carolina will discuss the top 10 questions regarding Civil War ancestors asked by researchers, including information on Confederate and Union records and U.S Colored Troops, on April 13 at 10 a.m. in the auditorium at the State Archives Building, 109 E. Jones St., Raleigh.
The Genealogy Research Room will be open from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. that day for any…Continue
Posted on April 6, 2013 at 4:34pm