Dennis Covington's Revelation
Dennis Covington, author of Salvation on Sand Mountain, has a new book out: Revelation: A Search for Faith in a Violent Religious World, for which he visited "places where people are subject to extremity." As Jesus instructed, he says, he is a witness to suffering in a search for holiness.
Covington presents his book at…Continue
Added by Rob Neufeld on February 26, 2016 at 10:18am — No Comments
2016 Randall Jarrell Poetry Competition
Tuesday, March 1, the submission window closes.
The Randall Jarrell Poetry Competition accepts one-poem submissions. The contest awards the winner $200 and publication in "storySouth." The final judge is Sarah Rose Nordgren, author of the poetry collection "Best Bones" (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2014), which was selected by Ed…
Added by Rob Neufeld on February 17, 2016 at 3:00pm — No Comments
What I remember the most about Vance Elementary School in West Asheville , NC is the color red. I could remember lots of other things about my first school. It was at Vance that I said my first curse word. Also, I got into my first fight, saw my first professional yo yo performance and was caught breaking into the concession stand. I learned a lot at Vance. I learned that there are good teachers and not so good teachers. I learned that the world is inhabited by…Continue
Added by Toby Hill on February 16, 2016 at 9:34pm — No Comments
“Unveiling Our Treasures” program
Pauline Johnson and Roman Blevins present "North Carolina History: From the Archives to the Classroom,” based on their research in the Southern Appalachian Archives, at the Liston B. Ramsey Center for Regional Studies, Thurs., February 18th at 3 p.m. , Mars Hill University.
Added by Rob Neufeld on February 15, 2016 at 2:30pm — No Comments