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Started Nov 6, 2017
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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.
Dom Flemons, Grammy Award Winning Banjo Player, Jan. 25
Dom Flemons, legendary banjo player and co-founder of the Carolina Chocolate Drops performs 7 p.m., January 25th, at Blue Ridge Community College’s Thomas Auditorium.
The show is the latest “Keeping the Fires Burning” series, produced by The Center for Cultural Preservation to celebrates the heroes of Southern Appalachian culture.
Dom awakened Americans to the rich…Continue
Posted on January 17, 2018 at 3:00pm
Two Big Cultural Events in December in Hendersonville & Asheville
from press release
The Center for Cultural Preservation, WNC’s cultural history and documentary film center, presents, Cherokee Music and Dance on Thursday, December 7, 7 p.m., Blue Ridge Community College’s Thomas Auditorium. Tickets are $5.
The screening of A Great American Tapestry will be held on December 2, 2 p.m., at the Osher Lifelong Learning…Continue
Posted on November 15, 2017 at 3:00pm
Writers in UNC Asheville’s Great Smokies Writing Program (GSWP)
Malaprop's Bookstore/Café, 55 Haywood St., Asheville, 3 p.m., Sun.,
Elizabeth Lutyens, editor of the GSWP’s Great Smokies Review, leads the…Continue
Posted on October 6, 2017 at 9:00am
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