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Visiting Our Past
Monday local history feature in Asheville Citizen-Times. See examples.
Asheville Citizen-Times Feature Book Review
Editor, The Making of a a Writer: The Journals of Gail Godwin (Vol. 1, Random House, 2006; Vol. 2, Random House, 2010)
Vol. 3 is completed, publication date tba.
Asheville's River Arts District (2008)
Authoritative, illustrated history of River Arts District with the contemporary photos by Henry Neufeld.
A Popular History of Western North Carolina (2007)
Human interest stories that bring major events and themes to life.
Author of the text of
Useful Work: The Legacy of Hickory Nut Gap Farm, photographs by Ken Abbott
Completed, publication date tba.
For a monument in a parking lot
How might an artist portray a Plott?
The Forga family owns the only downtown parking lot in Hazelwood and wants a statue of a Plott Hound, the N.C. State Dog, put at its center in honor of the late Robert Forga and his wife, Viola. The family engaged the Waynesville Public Art Commission to find an artist, and now the decision’s down to three
Posted on May 5, 2017 at 4:08pm
Chautauqua Alive! Becky Stone Presents Maya Angelou
Wednesday, May 24 at 6:30pm
Pack Memorial Library
67 Haywood Street
The Buncombe Chautauqua Committee and Pack Memorial Library will present a pre-Chautauqua special event in Lord Auditorium at Pack Memorial Library at 6:30 Pm on May 24. Renowned storyteller Becky Stone will present “Becoming Maya Angelou.” Ms. Stone will be appearing as Maya Angelou in the opening…Continue
Posted on April 19, 2017 at 9:42pm
Fundraiser for Literacy Council & Book Launch Marcus Sedgwick
Tuesday April 25th 5:30-7:30 p.m., Twisted Laurel, downtown Asheville, 130 College Street
COST: $45 per person (ticket includes hardcover book, food, and non-alcoholic beverage) All proceeds go to Literacy Council
from press release
Marcus Sedgwick, author…
Posted on April 17, 2017 at 2:30pm
New York artists have stepped in to rescue the Tryon childhood home of Eunice Waymond, who gained fame as the singer, pianist and civil rights icon, Nine Simone.
The report is in the March 2, 2017 New York Times.
The article is good, but it did say the home had been little known. However, a 2005…Continue
Posted on March 2, 2017 at 6:54pm
Wayne Caldwell and Eric Nelson at “Writers at Home,” Feb. 19
(from press release)
Wayne Caldwell and Eric Nelson read at the Writers at Home series, presented by UNC Asheville’s Great Smokies Writing Program (GSWP), 3 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, at Malaprop’s Bookstore/Café, 55 Haywood Street in Asheville. This monthly series of free readings is hosted by GSWP director and novelist Tommy Hays.
Caldwell, an Asheville native, is the author of two…Continue
Posted on February 15, 2017 at 2:30pm