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NOVELS OF THE CIVIL WAR: AMERICA’S GREATEST CONFLICT
press release from Haywood County Library
Haywood County Friends of the Library selected the Civil War subject to go along with a traveling exhibition. Kathy Olsen has planned a Barbara Bates Smith performance as well.
Sometimes historical facts alone are not enough to evoke the truth of the past. Perhaps this is what Walt Whitman meant about the Civil War…Continue
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Historical Exhibit on Marion Manufacturing to Open at UNC Asheville
From press release, May 21, 2012, UNC Asheville News Services, 828/251-6526 or email@example.com
“Woven Together: Marion Manufacturing and McDowell County,” a Western North Carolina traveling exhibition telling the story of the Marion Manufacturing textile mill, will open on June 4 in Blowers Gallery in UNC Asheville’s Ramsey Library.
Marion Manufacturing employed more than 600…Continue
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The Jargon Society now a part of the BMC Museum + Arts Center
The Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center announced, Apr. 23, that the Jargon Society, the highly significant small-press publisher founded in 1951 by Jonathan Williams (Asheville native, Black Mountain College alumnus, poet, publisher and photographer) is now under the museum’s auspices.…Continue
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LOCAL WNC AUTHOR WINS AWARD
from press release
Carol MacAllister, Brevard resident since 2006, has been awarded the 2012 Nautilus Silver Book Award in the Middle Grades and Teens category for her first children’s book, The Wisdom Tree and the Red Swing. Her book teaches the value of taking time to think, to act with compassion, and to behave with civility. The book offers coping skills for anyone feeling isolated or ostracized and offers techniques for…Continue
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Marijo Moore, Cherokee-Dutch writer, editor, publisher, teacher, and medium, presents her book, A Book of Ceremonies & Spiritual Energies Thereof, and gives consultations with each book purchase, at two locations:
Malaprop's Bookstore/Cafe, Sat., May 5, 3 p.m.
Blue Ridge Books, Sat., May 26, 3 p.m.
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