On Dec. 11, The Museum of the Cherokee Indian teaches visitors how to create white oak baskets (9 a.m. to noon) and stamped pottery bowls (1 to 4 p.m.) The workshops, led by master artists Ramona Lossie and Bernadine George, members of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, cost $50 each, plus materials…Continue
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Bathanti honored by N.C. Literary and Historical Association
Joseph R. Bathanti has received the Roanoke-Chowan Award for Poetry from the North Carolina Literary and Historical Association. Bathanti is a professor in Appalachian State University’s Department of English and co-director of the creative writing program there.
The award was presented for…
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The 2010 Thomas Wolfe Memorial Literary Award goes to Wayne Caldwell’s…Continue
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New book: Natural Saints: How People of Faith are Working to Save God's Earth by Mallory McDuff
The book, hardcover, published by Oxford University Press, 240 pages, came out August 2010.
It features examples of how congregations are integrating the environment into their traditional ministries, from…
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