UNC Asheville’s Great Smokies Writing Program Announces Spring 2014 Workshops
Local writers will have the opportunity to hone their skills with UNC Asheville's Great Smokies Writing Program (GSWP) workshops in poetry and prose. Classes will be held in Asheville, Hendersonville and Burnsville. Class size is limited, so early registration is suggested.
10-week courses for writers of various levels of experience:
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Barbara Bates Smith presents show
"Deck the Halls, Southern Style"
Christmas vignettes from:
Lee Smith's Fair and Tender Ladies
Allan Gurganus's Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All
Truman Capote's A Christmas Memory
Hammered dulcimer music by Jeff Sebens
Sunday Nov. 24, 5 pm
Haywood Street Congregation Sanctuary
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Sunday, November 3, 2013 - Scripps Treasure Coast Newspapers (Over 200,000 Readers)
Darby’ has everything: love, hate, sadness and joy
From staff reports
Q: What is your book about?
A: “Darby” is an Appalachian novel. A story of danger, suspense, romance, and intrigue interwoven with the history and culture of the Appalachians. “Darby” begins in 1895 when a man, George Waldroup, is standing in the middle of Elk Creek,…
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It's an honor to have a story, "Thousands of Days and Nights," featured in the new issue of Steel Toe Review, based in Birmingham and dedicated to "contemporary Southern arts & literature."
Read the story here: thousands of days and nights by gary carter
Comments are always welcomed.
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Authors and musicians stage benefit for disenfranchised
(from press release)
Award-winning authors Ron Rash, Patricia Smith, Keith Flynn, and R. B. Morris read from their works. Free Planet Radio, Bill Altman, Susi Gott Seguret, Jonathan Scales, Ten Cent Poetry, and other guest musicians perform. All for a show in Diana Worthan Theatre, Pack Square, Asheville, 7 p.m., Nov. 17, to benefit “the beloved community,” a…Continue
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